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Trial in Jefferson City shooting, robbery enters second day

Trial in Jefferson City shooting, robbery enters second day

January 11th, 2011 in News

THE VERDICT IS IN: Man convicted in 2009 robbery and shooting

Testimony resumes for a second day in the trial of a St. Louis man charged with a robbery and shooting that occurred in Jefferson City on East Capitol Avenue in October 2009.

Prosecutors charged Patrick Harris, 38 - who also is known as Patrick Evans - with first-degree assault, first-degree robbery, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm.

As the trial began Monday, Cole County Prosecutor Mark Richardson gave the jury details of what happened on Oct. 13, 2009, when Harris approached a group of seven people outside 611 E. Capitol Ave. around 10:22 p.m.