“Somebody within the clerk’s workplace mistakenly entered the bond into the system as $15,000,” Shelby County District Lawyer Amy Weirich stated of murder suspect Tylan McCray, WREG reported.
A decide had set McCray’s bond at $15 million at a courtroom listening to on Tuesday, however he was capable of publish bond by the top of the day because of the error.
McCray was in jail on first-degree homicide, tried homicide and employment of a firearm costs stemming from the homicide of 2-year-old Laylah Washington in 2017.
He was apprehended by authorities on Wednesday, however the sufferer’s household was left feeling just like the “justice system had failed us once more.”
“I may’ve been out someplace and noticed him or he noticed me. That’s scary with him already trying to kill me and my different youngsters,” Leslie Washington, the mom of the sufferer, stated.
“They should take their jobs a little bit extra severe, particularly whenever you’re coping with criminals, murderers and rapists,” she stated. “I believe the individual must be reprimanded for his or her actions.”
Laylah Washinton was shot in Memphis in 2017 when she was using in a automobile along with her mom, who had gotten into an argument with 4 males in a black sedan, in accordance with police.
The boys opened hearth on the automobile, in accordance with authorities, and Laylah Washington was shot within the head. She died two days after the capturing.
McCray’s cousin, Brandon McCray, was additionally charged as an adjunct within the case.