Atatiana Jefferson’s father dies less than a month after his daughter was killed by a police officer

AmNews Staff Reports | 11/10/2019, 7:36 a.m.
Marquis A. Jefferson, the father of Atatiana Jefferson, died Saturday at the age 59.
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Marquis A. Jefferson, the father of Atatiana Jefferson, died Saturday at the age 59.

His death comes less than a month after his daughter was fatally shot by a Fort Worth, Texas, police officer in her home. Atatiana Jefferson was his only child, family spokesman Bruce Carter said.

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