2 charged in Christmas Day shooting

Monday, Jan. 23, 2012 12:02 PM
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A man and woman have been charged in a Christmas Day shooting on Irving Street.

Jerome Frank Suber, 35, and Latasha Ann White, 37, were booked into the Richmond County Jail Sunday on charges of possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and two counts of aggravated assault. Suber has also been charged with possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and White has been charged with possession of a weapon by a first offender.

Richmond County sheriff’s Sgt. Dan Carrier said Maurice Holland and his girlfriend Lataisha Hill went to Suber and White’s Irving Street home for Holland to give a Christmas present to his son. Following an argument between the two men, police said, Suber and White pulled weapons and shot Holland and Hill.

Holland and Hill were transported to a hospital with gunshot wounds but have since been released.

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Asitisinaug 01/23/12 - 03:39 pm
Great job by the RCSO in

Great job by the RCSO in solving this case expeditiously. However, the RCSO or any police agency can only do so much as long as they continue to have to deal with repeat convicted felons in possession of firearms that should have been kept behind bars to begin with. Until we learn that some people will never be rehabilitated and that they are using up more tax dollars and placing others at greater risk by being in the public instead of being behind bars for the remainder of their life, incidents such as this will continue.

If you look at the cases that RCSO deals with, most are solved quickly and a majority of those arrested are REPEAT FELONY OFFENDERS. We need our judicial system to stop the madness and put them where they belong.

itsanotherday1 01/23/12 - 06:28 pm
Dichotomy, I'm not so sure

Dichotomy, I'm not so sure about that. I know personally one Superior Court judge, and am familiar with a couple more. I just don't see them considering their careers when passing sentences.

laine49 01/24/12 - 10:26 am
Everyone has an opinion, but

Everyone has an opinion, but you should know the facts before you pass judgement. When you have moved on, scorned lovers should
pay their child support, and go through the courts and get visitation
rights legally. It was not all about the christmas gifts.

celticfiveo 01/24/12 - 11:12 am
Jerome has been arrested

Jerome has been arrested about 25 times for about 32 charges, and he's only 35 years old.

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