Knox County Grand Jury Indicts Man on Murder Charges in West Knoxville Shooting

A Knox County Grand Jury indicts a 25-year-old man in connection to a fatal West Knoxville shooting.

WVLT reporting the Knox County Grand Jury indicted 25-year-old Raiquan Stapleton on Wednesday for Felony Murder, First Degree Murder, Employing a Firearm During a Dangerous Felony, and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon.

Stapleton was taken into custody after allegedly fatally shooting a man and severely injuring another on January 10 on the 1000 block of Edenbridge Way. Kevin Roberts suffered from gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene and the second victim, Jonquel Brown was shot several times in the torso and right arm. According to Brown, he and Stapleton were in an argument over Stapleton coming to the home on Edenbridge Way.

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