Indy man found guilty in 2012 murder

WLFI File Photo
WLFI File Photo

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A jury found an Indianapolis man guilty of murder on Wednesday.

De’Merius Shaw was arrested in January 2012 for the murder and robbery of Levita Dorsey.

During the course of the investigation detectives had identified him as a person of interest. At the time of the incident, he had an open warrant out of St. Joseph County, Indiana for murder.

When Shaw was apprehended, police recovered a semi-automatic handgun. It was later determined that weapon fired the bullet that killed Dorsey.

Shaw was arrested on murder and robbery charges. Wednesday, he was found guilty of murder. His sentencing date has not been set. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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