Fox Point robber back in court


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Fox Point robber back in court

By Yona Gavino. CREATED Sep 4, 2014

FOX POINT -- A man charged with murder after an armed robbery in Fox Point was back in court Thursday for his arraignment.

Tedric Sanders plead not guilty to felony murder and bail jumping. The criminal complaint says one of the suspects, Joshua Drake, pointed a gun at an employee.  That's when the store owner's brother pulled out a gun and shot and killed Drake. Because Sanders was participating in the robbery, he is charged with homicide.

"In count one, you're charged with felony murder as a repeat offender,” said Judge Stephanie Rothstein. “You're charged with a maximum term of incarceration of up to 35 years. That's increased by an additional 6 years due to your status as a repeater."

The criminal complaint says at the time of his arrest, Sanders was out on bail, charged with fleeing from Wauwatosa Police, who were investigating a burglary at Tower Optical. 

Sanders' trial is set for December.

Yona Gavino

Yona Gavino

Yona joined TODAY'S TMJ4 as a general assignment reporter in April 2013. Before moving to MIlwaukee, Yona spent two and a half years as a reporter at the NBC affiliate in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.