Jury finds Gerrod Pointer guilty of 2016 murder

Published: May. 17, 2017 at 5:43 PM CDT|Updated: May. 27, 2017 at 4:34 PM CDT
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VANDERBURGH CO., IN (WFIE) - A Vanderburgh County jury found a Clarksville, Tennessee man guilty of murder following a three-day trial.

Gerrod Pointer, 27, is accused of shooting Maurice Heyward to death outside the Lucky Lady strip club in February 2016.

Pointer was arrested in Kansas in April 2016, then brought back to Evansville a few months later.

Sentencing is scheduled for 2 p.m. on June 19.

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