A Tennessee grand jury indicted a man on Monday for fatally shooting his girlfriend’s adult son last year.
The Shelby County District Attorney said in a statement that Michael Robinson, 32, shot Zaqune Harris, 18, in the chest outside the Memphis home Harris shared with his mother. Witnesses reportedly said the deadly shooting occurred during a dispute over five dollars.
Robinson allegedly fled and Harris was pronounced dead at the scene.
SAD REALITY! A 17-year-old who tells us she’s pregnant with the victim’s unborn child is reacting! She says she’s struggling to understand what happened!! 💔 (Deadly Shooting Along Randle Street) @3onyourside pic.twitter.com/FaM4pfWg2G
— Jerrita Patterson (@JerritaP_OnTv) July 12, 2021
“[Robinson] then placed the shotgun back in his car and moved the car a short distance from the scene,” prosecutors said.
In regards to Harris’ July 2021 death, Robinson was charged with first-degree murder, being convicted felon in possession of a firearm, and tampering with evidence. Prosecutors said Robinson has a prior conviction for aggravated assault.
Robinson remains jailed without bond.
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[Featured image: Zaqune Harris/Superior Funeral Home; Michael Robinson/Shelby County District Attorney’s Office]