Murder suspect pleads not guilty - WRBL

Easter Sunday murder suspect pleads not guilty, Victim's family wants justice

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Devante Oshea Shepard, 19, pleaded not guilty to murder and false swearing charges, Tuesday in Columbus Recorder's Court.

Shepard is accused of killing 25-year-old Terry Hargett on Easter Sunday.  Hargett was found slumped over the front seats of his car at the intersection of Antietam Drive and Old Cusseta Road around 12:45 p.m. March 31st.  According to a police report Hargett was shot in the head.

The judge ordered Shepard be held without bond.  His case will proceed to Muscogee Superior Court.

Brandice Hudson

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