A Floyd County Judge sentenced convicted murderer Kyle Timmons, 21 of Trion, to life on prison this week. Timmons was convicted of shooting and killing Dominique Spear, 24, in the parking lot of Callier Forrest Apartments on September 23, 2014.
He was found guilty of felony murder and aggravated assault back in October of this year.
He was was acquitted of a malice murder charge.
Reports said that Timmons actually called the police at the time of the shooting and said that he had shot someone.
Timmons testified that he didn’t bring a gun to the Callier Forest Apartments on Sept. 23, 2014, when he shot and killed Spear. He testified he found the Jennings .22 caliber pistol in Spear’s waistband during a fight.
Reports added that the incident’s roots began around a month before, when Timmons and Spear got into a fight at Rambo’s Sports Bar and Grill at 1817 N. Broad St.