PHOENIX — A July 14 trial has been set for a man accused of fatally
shooting a 16-year-old boy during an attempted robbery in 2012 at a west Phoenix
Authorities said 20-year-old Vincent Quimayousie killed Andrew Murphy in
September 2012 after Quimayousie pointed a handgun at Murphy’s younger sisters
and demanded money from them.
Murphy was fatally shot when he protected his sisters by
confronting Quimayousie and stepping in front of his gun.
Quimayousie is accused of running away from the scene and trying to rob another
person at the park before the shooting.
He has acknowledged he was near the park on the night of the killing, but
He has pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted robbery, aggravated assault and
armed robbery charges.