greenville robbery

Two plead not guilty to robbery / shooting charges

Mar 20, 2014
Greenville Police Department

Two local men have pleaded not guilty to multiple charges involving a reported January 15 robbery/shooting incident in Greenville.

The indictments against Christopher Stephen Martin and Anthony Tyrone Davis Jr. were issued last month by the Hunt County grand jury.

Martin, 31, and Davis, 21, both from Greenville, were charged in connection with a robbery and shooting at a residence in the 2500 block of Broadview Street in Greenville.

Area man sentenced to prison for armed robbery

Jan 9, 2014

A Wood County man has been sentenced to prison after admitting to the armed hold-up of a Greenville convenience store last summer.

Timothy Wayne Fortune, Jr., 23, of Quitman, pleaded guilty Wednesday during a hearing in the 354th District Court to one count of aggravated robbery.

Fortune was sentenced to 25 years in the Texas Department of Corrections-Institutional Division and fined $1,000. Fortune received one indictment last September for aggravated robbery in connection with the incident on the afternoon of July 11, 2013 at a store at 3805 Lee Street.

DeQuintin Marquis Morris was arraigned Tuesday and scheduled a trial date for April 9th.