A man accused of recklessly causing the death of another by striking him and causing him to fall to the pavement in a Texarkana, Ark., apartment complex in June, has been formally charged with felony manslaughter.
Travarus Devon Brown, 29, allegedly knocked James Lee Myer to the ground June 26 in front of the office at the Smith Keys Apartments in Texarkana, Ark. Officers with the Texarkana, Ark., Police Dept. responded to a call June 26 regarding a disturbance. When they arrived, they found Myer, 50, lying on the ground unconscious.
If found guilty of manslaughter, Brown faces three to ten years in prison and a possible fine up to $10,000. Brown is currently being held in the Miller County jfail. Bail is set at $50,000.