TDoR 2022 / 2022 / February / 12 / Naomie Skinner

Naomie Skinner

Age 25

12 Feb 2022
Highland Park, Michigan (USA)

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Naomie Skinner
Naomie Skinner [photo:]

Naomie was shot by her boyfriend. Michael Cortez Norris, 26, has been charged with second degree murder.

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. – A Highland Park man has been charged in the murder of his girlfriend, who was found dead over the weekend in the hallway of an apartment building, police said.

Highland Park officers were called at 1:33 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 12) to an apartment building in the 14200 block of 2nd Avenue.

When police arrived, they said they found Naomi Skinner, 25, of Highland Park, in the fourth-floor hallway. She was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound to the neck, according to authorities.

Skinner’s boyfriend, Michael Cortez Norris, 26, of Highland Park, is accused of shooting her during a physical altercation inside one of the apartment units. He then moved her into the hallway before fleeing the scene, according to police.

Norris is charged with second-degree murder, tampering with evidence and a felony firearm violation. he was arraigned Monday in 30th District Court and is being held on $500,000 bond. He must wear a GPS tether, if released.

In Jul 2023 Norris was sentenced to 12-20 years in prison for Naomi's murder.

Report added: 18 Feb 2022. Last updated: 14 Sep 2023

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