Grand jury to hear Chattanooga killing case

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – A Hamilton county grand jury will hear the case against a Chattanooga woman accused of killing her former boyfriend in July.

That decision came this morning in the court of Judge Clarence Shattuck.

Twenty six year old Emily Brooks was charged with shooting 28 year old Eric Burchfield to death behind a Hixson Pike convenience store on July 21st.

Brooks is charged with criminal homicide and possession of a firearm.

The judge said there was enough evidence to send the case to the grand jury.

 

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