Tampa Police Homicide Detectives Charge Dontae Morris with 4th TPD Murder Case
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VICTIM: Rodney Jones, B/M, DOB: 2/7/68, 2351 Spruce Street West
DATE AND TIME OF MURDER: 5/31/10, 2:30a.m.
LOCATION of INCIDENT: Cotton Club, 2405 West Albany, Tampa
DETAILS: Rodney Jones was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as he exited the Cotton Club on 5/31/10 at 2:30a.m. Two men approached Jones demanded money then Dontae Morris shot and killed Jones. Detectives identified Morris as the gunman through text messages and witness statements. Detectives have an ongoing investigation into the second suspect. The arrest is pending.