HENDERSON – The trial of the person accused of taking pictures a lady to demise exterior the Meals Lion on Dabney Drive is scheduled to start later this summer season after a decide rejected a movement by his attorneys searching for a delay.
Jury choice within the Marcus Tyrell Hargrove homicide case is scheduled to start on August 2, with the presentation of proof to start on September 13. Authorities are setting apart extra time than traditional for jury choice as a result of District Lawyer Mike Waters and his employees are searching for the demise penalty.
Hargrove is charged in reference to the demise of 23-year-old Shaekeya Danielle Homosexual. The taking pictures occurred on August 19, 2017, and Homosexual succumbed to his accidents two days later.
Witnesses on the time advised The Dispatch they noticed a person shoot a lady within the head whereas she was sitting on a bench exterior the shop. The lady was described sporting a Meals Lion worker shirt, and a witness mentioned her assailant “nonchalantly stopped” in a car and shot her.
Later, police mentioned they believed the taking pictures was a family matter.
Waters mentioned the decide dealing with the case has given Hargrove’s attorneys permission to attraction the choice towards granting a delay to the North Carolina Supreme Courtroom, which might have jurisdiction as a result of it’s a capital case.