KETR Local
6:43 am
Thu June 11, 2009

Morris found guilty in Greenville murder


Greenville – A jury finds Andreas Tearri Morris guilty of murder Wednesday, taking just 90 minutes to return the verdict.

Morris, of Greenville, had been accused of killing 18 year-old Cordarien Marquel Kelly, also of Greenville, in July 2007. Kelly was found shot several times in the 1800 block of Wellington Street and pronounced dead at the scene.

A punishment hearing for Morris is set for Thursday, July 11. He is facing from 5 to 99 years to life in prison with a fine not to exceed $10,000.