Jury convicts 3 officers in post-Katrina death

Edna Glover, center, mother of Henry Glover, who police were alleged to have shot and later burned his body in a car in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, talks to reporters with family and supporters outside the courthouse after a jury reached a split verdict against the men in New Orleans, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

December 9, 2010 7:40:07 PM PST
A former New Orleans police officer was convicted Thursday of fatally shooting a man in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath and another officer was convicted of burning the man's body in a case that exposed one of the ugliest chapters in the police department's troubled history.