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A Houston woman was sentenced to 25 years in prison for murder after pleading guilty to killing a man who was helping the woman’s girlfriend during an argument, Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced.
“Domestic violence often affects people beyond the abusive relationship, and in this case an innocent friend lost his life when the violence escalated to murder,” Ogg said. “We can never replace this brave young man, but hopefully bringing his killer to justice will give his family some peace.”
Tarquasha Nashae Robinson, 26, pleaded guilty on Thursday to murder for shooting 27-year-old Yurum Fernandes about 12:10 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2021.