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Videographer pleads in fatal Detroit police raid

Thursday - 6/20/2013, 6:45pm  ET

This undated family photo shows Aiyana Jones at her sixth birthday party. Wayne County Judge Cynthia Gray Hathaway declared a mistrial Tuesday, June 18, 2013, after jurors failed to reach a verdict in the trial of a Detroit police officer who fatally shot Jones during a chaotic search for a murder suspect that was recorded by a reality TV crew. (AP Photo/Family Photo via The The Detroit News) NO SALES

DETROIT (AP) -- A videographer for a reality television show crew filming a Detroit police raid that left a 7-year-old girl dead has pleaded no contest to obstruction of justice.

The Wayne County prosecutor's office says a perjury charge against Allison Howard was dismissed Thursday. Howard will serve 1
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