(CBS) — Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke encountered Laquan McDonald on near 41st Street and Pulaski Road on October 20, 2014.
This is in the Archer Heights neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side.READ MORE: XS Tennis Summer Bash Hosts Free COVID-19 Vaccination Event With Concert
About six seconds after Van Dyke exited his squad car, he began shooting the teenager, who was armed with a knife.
Van Dyke’s trial started on Sept. 5, and the jury began their deliberations on Thursday afternoon.READ MORE: DaBaby Pulled From Lollapalooza Lineup Amid Backlash Over 'Insensitive' Comments on HIV/AIDS
McDonald was shot 16 times.
Van Dyke is the first Chicago police officer in decades to be charged with murder for an on-duty shooting.MORE NEWS: Three Shot While Standing On Porch On West Side