MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD), U.S. Marshals in Memphis, and Montgomery County Sheriff's deputies arrested five people for the homicide of 20-year-old Montavis Jones at a Murfreesboro apartment complex in December of 2020.
20-Year-old Martavius Guy is charged with first-degree murder, attempted especially aggravated robbery, and conspiracy to commit especially aggravated robbery. Montgomery County Sheriff's deputies arrested Guy on Tuesday. He is in the Montgomery County Jail on a $105,000 bond for drug charges.
20-Year-old Tybresa Lattimore is charged with conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery. Montgomery County deputies arrested her on Thursday. Lattimore was released from jail.
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The investigation has been underway for more than a year by MPD detectives who implicated the five suspects in the shooting death of Jones at the Campus Crossing Apartments, 285 N. Rutherford Blvd., Dec. 4, 2020. The investigation revealed the five people involved allegedly lured Jones to the location under the pretense of selling marijuana and then reportedly ambushed him. Crime Scene technicians recovered bullet casing from five different firearms.
Boyd also received injuries in the shooting.
MPD Special Investigation Division detectives are also investigating possible gang ties between several of the suspects.
The investigation is ongoing.
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