Teen And Accomplice Convicted In Fake Money Murders
PONTIAC (WWJ/AP) – A teenager and his 23-year-old accomplice have been convicted in the shooting deaths of two women in their Pontiac home.
An Oakland County Circuit Court jury has found 16-year-old Semaj Moran and Arnold Howard guilty of murder.
Authorities say 52-year-old Loretta Fournier and 57-year-old Luann Robinson were shot to death in last February because Moran was upset that he was given a fake $10 bill in exchange for marijuana.
They will be sentenced next month.
Authorities say Moran fatally shot Loretta Fournier and 58-year-old Luann Robinson Feb. 17 in the two-apartment home they shared on Pingree, northwest of downtown Pontiac. Moran was charged as an adult and faced eight related charges. Co-defendant Howard faced three charges.
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