DAY AHEAD: Accused Richmond officer shooter in court

DAY AHEAD: Accused Richmond officer shooter in court
Tamar X. Harris, 20, was arraigned on charges of aggravated assault and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, according to court officials. (Source: Richmond Police Dept.)

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The man accused of shooting a Richmond police officer is due in court Thursday.

Tamar Harris is scheduled for a motions hearing this afternoon. It follows his competency evaluation to determine if he's fit to stand trial.

Harris allegedly shot Officer William Turner several times in a Fulton neighborhood back in January. A Richmond grand jury has indicted Harris on charges of attempted capital murder of a law enforcement officer and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony

We'll keep you updated on what happens at that hearing.

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