Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2013 12:00 am
Prosecutors don’t know for sure why Horace L. Amerson shot and killed Jarrod Maxwell in March 2011 as he sat outside the Family Dollar at 30th Street and Newport Avenue.
But Deputy Douglas County Attorney Jim Masteller has a hunch: Amerson’s brother, Jonas, was killed in March 2010 in an apparent gang-related shooting.
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