Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Starr K. Holmes, 25 (DOB: 05/29/1992), in connection with the fatal shooting of Pap Robinson Jenkins, 31. The defendant and the victim, both of Detroit, had a dating relationship. On March 4, 2017 at 2:45 a.m. at a gas station located in the 12000 block of Grand River, it is alleged that Holmes and Jenkins had an argument because Jenkins refused to return some personal items belonging to Holmes. It is further alleged that Holmes pulled out a gun and fatally wounded Jenkins.
Holmes has been charged with Second Degree Murder and Felony Firearm*. She was arraigned yesterday before Magistrate Dawn M. White. The probable cause conference is scheduled for March 13, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.; the preliminary examination is scheduled for March 20, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Both hearings are before Judge Deborah Lewis Langston in 36th District Court.
*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.