20-year-old Justin Harper died after being shot multiple times. Source: Facebook
T'Quarius Orion Jones charged with murdering his cousin; Source: JPD
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -
The suspect accused of shooting his cousin to death Monday night appeared in court Tuesday morning.
18-year-old T'Quarius Orion Jones pleaded not guilty after being charged with the murder of 20-year-old Justin Harper.
Police say the shooting happened on Cameron Street shortly after 5 p.m. A disagreement between the two men led to a fight.
An officer testified that Jones started a verbal fight with Harper and the two decided to go outside to settle things physically. After the fight, they went back inside and Jones later shot the victim 20 times with an assault rifle.