University of Alabama Basketball Player Charged With Capital Murder in Killing of 23-Year-Old Woman
Legislation enforcement in Tuscaloosa introduced Monday that University of Alabama basketball participant Darius Miles has been arrested and charged with homicide in reference to a capturing close to the campus Sunday that killed a 23-year-old lady.
“We were made aware of the recent charge against student-athlete Darius Miles, and he is no longer a member of the Alabama men’s basketball team,” stated the University of Alabama athletics division.
In response to the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, Michael Lynn Davis, 20, was additionally charged with the capturing. Each suspects face a capital homicide cost and are being held with out bond.
So far as investigators know, Miles is the one particular person related to the University of Alabama.
In response to the college’s violent crimes unit, Jamea Jonae Harris was shot and killed round 1:45 a.m. native time Sunday whereas sitting in a automotive close to the college’s campus.
Police stated the automotive driver returned fireplace in self-defense after somebody shot into his car, presumably putting one of the suspects.
“After processing the scenes, speaking with multiple witnesses, and viewing video surveillance, two suspects were developed,” the discharge stated.
In response to investigators, one of the suspects was wounded by the return gunfire however not in a life-threatening method.
“It appears that the only motive to this was a minor altercation these individuals had with the victim as they were out on The Strip,” stated unit captain Jack Kennedy.