The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Mohammad Sharifi

Date: 2/19/2019

Gender: Male

Age: 24

Race: N/A

Time: 12:18 p.m.

Suspect(s): D'Marcus White

Status: Suspect charged

What happened:

Mohammad Sharifi, 24, is shot in the back while trying to sell his XBox One to D'Marcus White, who he connected with through Facebook Marketplace. Police and emergency personnel arrive within minutes, and Sharifi is taken to a hospital where he is pronounced dead. Police arrest White in the early morning hours of the following day, and he admits to contacting Sharifi with the purpose of robbing him of the XBox One and shooting him.

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