Related Program: Texas Standard For Jurors, A Manslaughter Conviction Likely Wasn’t Possible For Amber Guyger By Jill Ament & Rhonda Fanning • Oct 3, 2019 Related Program: Texas Standard ShareTweetEmail Amber Guyger turned herself in to police after she shot and killed Botham Jean in his own apartment in 2018. She claimed she had mistakenly thought he was a burglar in her apartment. She lived one floor directly below him in the same building. Kaufman County Sheriff's Office Jail A Houston legal scholar says that’s because Guyger admitted in court that she intended to kill Botham Jean when she encountered him, even though she mistakenly thought he was an intruder in her apartment. Listen Listening... / 6:07 Texas Standard | October 2, 2019 11:00 am ShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.