It took the jury lower than an hour to convict Jereme Lamond Jones of the 2021 homicide of Randy Johnson on the Golden Nugget in Biloxi, Mississippi. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
A former Alabama highschool and school soccer star has been convicted of a 2021 homicide on the Golden Nugget on line casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, a stunning killing that prosecutors referred to as an “execution.” The jury took lower than an hour on Thursday to seek out Jereme Lamond Jones responsible of the first-degree homicide of Randy Johnson, a widely known barber and father of three from Gulfport.
You wouldn’t purchase that story wherever else in your life.”
“Our defendant is chasing an unarmed man who’s operating away from him, and he’s making an attempt to inform you it’s self protection,” Harrison County (MS) District Lawyer Crosby Parker stated in closing arguments. “You wouldn’t purchase that story wherever else in your life. You wouldn’t purchase it to work. You wouldn’t purchase it at house. Don’t purchase it right here. It’s ridiculous.”
According to the Sun Herald, Jones will spend the rest of his life in jail.
Murdered in chilly blood
Golden Nugget safety footage plus witness testimony confirmed the jury precisely what occurred the night time of September 18, 2021. Johnson was on the on line casino together with his good friend, Tamara Willis, to have a good time her birthday. Jones arrived about an hour after them.
Jones then approached Johnson and requested if he needed “to take it exterior.”
Sitting on the bar, Johnson and Willis seen that Jones saved them. Jones then approached Johnson and requested if he needed “to take it exterior.” When Willis requested Jones what was the matter, he replied, “I don’t have an issue with you,” including the homophobic remark that Johnson was him like he had “heels on.”
The 2 males went to the parking storage, the place Johnson threw the primary punches. The 2 fought after which Johnson pulled Jones “towards the bottom,” as described by the Solar Herald. Jones’ gun and holster fell off and Johnson ran again into the on line casino. He instructed Willis that Jones had a gun and saved operating.
Dashing amongst the gaming tables, Johnson ultimately tripped and fell. It was then that Jones caught as much as him and shot him ten instances.
Johnson was revered, beloved by everybody
Randy Johnson, who was only a couple months shy of his forty second birthday, owned the CUTS barbershop in Gulfport. In a memorial, WXXV News 25 stated that when he was rising up, the opposite guys within the neighborhood admired him and “needed to be as cool as him.”
Childhood good friend Andrew Greyer referred to as Johnson “an actual humble individual.”
Randy was cool with everybody. He all the time smiled.”
“He owned a barbershop and all the youngsters beloved him,” Greyer continued. “Randy was cool with everybody. He all the time smiled. If Randy had a foul day he wouldn’t even present. All of us are nonetheless in disbelief. He was a great individual that everybody gravitates to.”
Jacques Cox, one other childhood good friend, was crestfallen, particularly as a result of it was one more incident of gun violence that took an harmless life. “….it was an entire misunderstanding and now his life is gone. However within the meantime, I’m simply going to say some uplifting phrases for him and we’re going to maintain him alive. All people beloved him.”