Grand jury indicts great-grandson of former Mayor Frank Jackson for aggravated murder
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicted the 19-year-old great-grandson of former Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson on the charges of aggravated murder, murder, felonious assault and having weapons under disability.
Cleveland police said Donald Jackson-Gates shot and killed Chris’Shon Jaquez Coleman on May 14 on the city’s East side.
According to Cuyahoga County prosecutors, the 20-year-old victim was hanging out near East 40th Street and Quincy Avenue when Jackson-Gates approached and shot him several times.
Coleman was pronounced dead at the scene by Cleveland EMS.
Jackson-Gates was taken into custody June 7.
His arraignment in Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas is scheduled for June 17.
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