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CrimeAccused shooter in death of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes expected in court on Thursday

20:55  09 january  2019
20:55  09 january  2019 Source:   chron.com

Mother: Jazmine Barnes' killing was a hail of glass, bullets

Mother: Jazmine Barnes' killing was a hail of glass, bullets The mother of a 7-year-old black girl killed when a driver shot into their car says the deadly attack happened so fast she didn't see anything "but shattered glass and bullets." 

30 slaying of 7 - year - old Jazmine Barnes . In court , prosecutor Samantha Knecht told the judge that in addition to Black’s statements, cellphone data shows that Woodruffe’s The shooting of Jazmine Barnes and her mother was investigated by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, while Gamaldi heads

Capital murder suspect Eric Black Jr., 20, has made his first court appearance Sunday morning, accused in the death of 7 - year - old Jazmine Barnes . RAW VIDEO: Suspect in Jasmine Barnes ' murder appears in PC Court - Продолжительность: 13:15 KHOU 11 5 421 просмотр.

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Larry Woodruffe, the alleged gunman in an early morning drive-by shooting that killed 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes on Dec. 30, is now scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.

The documented gang member who belongs to the Five Deuce Hoover Crips was charged Tuesday with capital murder.

Woodruffe, a 24-year-old former janitor and father of three, was identified by an anonymous tipster and was arrested during a traffic stop Saturday for possession of drugs.

At least one suspect in custody in Jazmine Barnes shooting death, reports say

At least one suspect in custody in Jazmine Barnes shooting death, reports say A suspect has reportedly been taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of Jazmine Barnes, a 7-year-old Texas girl who was struck by a bullet while traveling in a car with her family on Dec. 30. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); A second suspect may be in custody as well, multiple sources told Houston’s FOX 26. The Harris County Sheriff's Office issued a Twitter message saying only that the case had "taken a new direction," with "persons of interest" being interviewed.

Jazmine Barnes was shot and killed in the east part of Houston on Dec. Police say they do not think Barnes ' family was the intended target of the shooting , calling the death a possible "result of LaPorsha Washington, mother of 7 year - old #JazmineBarnes who was fatally shot earlier this week.

Jazmine Barnes death : seven - year - old 's family plead for help to catch killers. Read more. On Twitter, Merritt wrote: “It is difficult to understand how at least four independent witnesses mistook two black male suspects for one older white suspect.

Accused shooter in death of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes expected in court on Thursday© Nicole Hensley/Houston Chronicle via AP On Dec. 31, 2018, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez speaks during a Houston news conference on the killing of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes. He faces the same level of culpability as the suspected driver, 20-year-old Eric Black Jr., who was charged over the weekend and appeared in court Monday.

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The capital charges filed against both men cap more than a week of intense investigation and calls for the public’s assistance after Barnes was killed in the early morning hours of Dec. 30 as she rode in the back seat of her mother’s car.

Prosecutors said Barnes, her mother and sisters were the innocent victims of an unprovoked shooting in which at least eight shots were fired in a case of mistaken identity.

Police: Man, 20, charged with capital murder in girl's death

Police: Man, 20, charged with capital murder in girl's death Authorities in Texas have charged a 20-year-old man in the shooting death of a 7-year-old black girl who was killed while riding in a vehicle with her family. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced early Sunday that Eric Black Jr. was charged with capital murder in the death of Jazmine Barnes. Investigators identified Black as a suspect after receiving a tip, the office said in a statement.

'Mistaken identity' shooting : Murder charge filed in death of Jazmine Barnes , 7, in Houston. A Houston man was charged with capital murder in the death of the 7 - year - old who was in a car with her family when she was fatally shot . In court Sunday, prosecutors said Black admitted he was driving

30 shooting death of 7 - year - old Jazmine Barnes . The sketch was created based on a description Suspect in Texas girl's death to be in court . A man arrestedin a drive-by shooting that killed a Authorities on Thursday released a composite sketch of a man accused in the death of a 7 - year - old

Late Tuesday, it was unclear from court records whether he would appear Wednesday before state District Judge George Powell or Thursday before judge Nikita Harmon.

On Monday, Harmon ordered that Black be held without bail on a charge of capital murder.

Woodruffe will likely be held without bail as well, which is typical for a capital murder case in Harris County. If convicted, he could face life in prison without parole or the death penalty. The decision whether to seek death is generally made months after an arrest when all the evidence has been analyzed.

Lawyer: Man denies involvement in killing of Houston girl.
A lawyer for a man accused in a drive-by shooting that killed a 7-year-old Houston girl says he denies any involvement in the attack. Attorney Lisa Andrews said after a court hearing Thursday that her client, Larry D. Woodruffe, says he wasn't in the SUV that opened fire on the car carrying Jazmine Barnes, her sisters and mother on Dec. 30. Prosecutors have filed capital murder charges against Woodruffe and the man suspected of driving the SUV.

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