De’Marquise Elkins Found Guilty of Shooting Baby in Stroller

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
August 30, 2013 Updated: August 30, 2013

De’Marquise “Marky” Elkins, 18, was found guilty on Friday of  shooting 13-month-old Antonio Santiago in March in Marietta, Georiga, it was reported.

WSB-TV reported that jurors deliberated Friday before handing down a guilty verdict in the March 21 slaying.

His mother, Karimah Elkins, was also found guilty of tampering with evidence in the case, reported The Associated Press

Elkins killed the baby as part of an attempted robbery.

Santiago’s mother, Sherry West, was also shot.

Another teen, 15-year-old Dominique Lang, is also charged with murder in the case and is set to be tried later.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.