Johnson City

Murder suspect has first court appearance

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The man accused in a deadly shooting in Downtown Johnson City makes his first appearance in court.

Police tell us 24-year-old Jamarcus Jackson is charged with second degree murder in the shooting death of 24-year-old Deshaun Greer.

The shooting happened around 3 a.m. Sunday outside of a popular bar.

Three other people were injured in the shooting, including Greer's younger brother.

According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Jackson has a criminal history including aggravated assault and aggravated robbery.

In April 2010 he was on TBI's top-ten most wanted list for attempted first degree murder. We're told Jackson was later found in Georgia, but that case was dismissed.

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