KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A trial date has been set for a Georgia man charged with attempted first degree murder after a shooting in Knoxville.
Victor Parson, 29, has been charged with attempted first degree murder along with aggravated child neglect and leaving the scene of an accident.
Parson was a fugitive from Georgia, suspected of murder, when he became a murder suspect here in Knoxville back in April after a shooting that injured a woman and a 2-year-old girl.
Police say Parson then later hit a 13-year-old boy on a scooter as he was trying to flee from police.
Parson appeared in Knox County Criminal Division Court Wednesday morning; his trial date was set for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.