DAILYKENN.com -- 25-year-old Marissa Edmunds was murdered on January 11, 2018.
The defendant accused of the crime has been released from custody. The pretext for the release is the suspect's exposure to COVID-19.
Allegedly, Orlando Whitfield shot Edmunds in the head and critically injured her boyfriend at an apartment complex in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The motive appears to be robbery.
Whitfield was denied bond after his arrest.
Now the defendant has been ordered to be tethered with a GPS device and is confined to his home, reports say.
According to freep.com ▼
Orlando Whitfield, 31, of Ypsilanti Township, faces an open murder charge in the January 2018 death of 25-year-old Marissa Edmunds.
Officials have said Edmunds was shot in the head and her boyfriend was critically injured during a robbery of them and two others Jan. 11, 2018, at the University Green Apartments, 725 Green Road in Ypsilanti.
Whitfield was arraigned the same month on the murder charge, along with four counts of armed robbery and possessing a firearm in the commission of a felony. He was denied bond.
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