James Maurice Robertson
Photo: Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office
Photo: Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office

17-year-old arrested in death of man found shot in Snellville road

A 17-year-old faces a felony murder charge after police said he fatally shot a man in a car and left his body in the middle of a street in south Gwinnett County.

James Maurice Robertson of Snellville also faces an aggravated assault charge in the death of 23-year-old De’Lano Plummer, according to Gwinnett jail records.


 

Teenage girls found Plummer’s body lying in the middle of the road near the intersection of Hightower Trail and Donald Road about 2:20 p.m. Feb. 4, AJC.com previously reported.   

He was shot at least once. Investigators said the shooting is believed to be robbery-related and that Robertson and Plummer likely knew each other. 

RELATED: Police ID man found shot to death in middle of Snellville road

Robertson was booked Friday into the Gwinnett jail, where he remains with no bond. 

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