Closing arguments in officer Weekley trial in shooting death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Closing arguments took place Thursday in the trial of Detroit police officer Joseph Weekley.

Officer Joseph Weekley took the stand Thursday to testify at in the involuntary manslaughter trial - in the shooting death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones.

Both the prosecution and defense teams rested their cases. The judge is expected to give instructions to the jury Friday morning.

The jury went on a field trip Wednesday to see a flash grenade detonated.

The demonstration was made to mimic a flash grenade used during the raid on a Detroit home that killed 7-year-old Aiyana Jones. It's designed to disorient people with a blinding light and a loud noise.

Officer Weekley's defense claims Aiyana's grandmother hit Weekley's gun, causing him to accidentally pull the trigger.

Accompanying Detroit Police on the raid were producers from the A&E show "The First 48."

Wednesday, the prosecution and defense agreed; Officer Weekley's DNA or fingerprints were not found on his own gun or his protective shield.

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