Jamea Harris Death – In connection with the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old lady, two males are in custody and have been charged with capital murder. Darius Miles, a former University of Alabama basketball star, is one of the males, according to Jack Kennedy, Commander of Tuscaloosa’s Violent Crimes Unit (VCU). The university’s website has since removed his profile. Miles, a 21-year-old student, played basketball for the University of Alabama.
20-year-old Michael Lynn Davis, a resident of Charles County, Maryland, is the other individual accused in this case. There is no connection between Davis and the University of Alabama.
Jamea Jonae Harris’ cause of death
Just before 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, Tuscaloosa Police (TPD) and University of Alabama Police (UAPD) responded to a shooting along The Strip. VCU was contacted shortly after that. 12 Crime Scene “Two suspects were identified after analyzing the scene, interviewing numerous witnesses, and reviewing video surveillance. They were tracked down and questioned. Kennedy reported that gunshots struck one suspect.
According to investigators, the incident took place behind the Houndstooth Bar, which can be found on The Strip at Grace Street and University Boulevard. According to authorities, it appears that the shooting was the result of a dispute between the victims and the suspects that started after they ran into one other along The Strip.
Victim found dead by authorities
In a black Jeep, the victims fled while traveling along University Blvd. They requested assistance from a UAPD officer during the Walk of Champions. Birmingham resident Jamea Jonae Harris, 23, was found in the Jeep’s passenger seat already deceased. She has no connection to Alabama University. The driver claimed that shots had been fired into his car and that he had retaliated in self-defense, maybe hitting a suspect in the process.
Both suspects’ families were present as their sons were led from the station and placed in a police vehicle while wearing handcuffs. Both Miles and Davis are being held without bond after being accused of capital murder.
Jamea Jonae Harris’ obituary and funeral arrangements will be released by the family at a later date.
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