Springfield, Mo. – (1/11/2018) Greene County Prosecuting Attorney Dan Patterson announced today that Greg A. Marvin, 46, of Springfield was found guilty for a shooting that occurred on the Bass Pro parking lot in October of 2016.
According to reports, Marvin parked his vehicle on the opposite end of the parking lot from where he knew his ex-girlfriend was parked before walking around the building and over towards her vehicle. Marvin then walked up to his ex-girlfriend and another man when he began shooting the man. He then assaulted his ex-girlfriend by striking her repeatedly.
During the trial, evidence was presented including a surveillance video from Bass Pro which showed Marvin shoot the man, assault his ex-girlfriend and run back over to the man who had been shot and continue to assault him. After a few hours of deliberation, the jury convicted the defendant of first degree
assault, armed criminal action and first degree domestic assault.
In the sentencing phase of the trial, reports state that additional evidence was introduced demonstrating that at the time of the crime the defendant was on probation for domestic assault involving the same woman. Evidence was also introduced of previous domestic violence against the former wife of the defendant. In the sentencing phase of the trial the Jury recommended Marvin be sentenced to 25 years for first degree assault, 25 years for armed criminal action, and 20 for first degree domestic assault.
The Honorable Calvin Holden will formalize those sentences in March of 2018 and will determine whether the sentences should be served concurrently or consecutively.
(Edited Media Release)