WSU football player shot dead on Saturday walked out of ICU


Credit: WSU Athletics

PULLMAN, Washington – A Washington State University football player shot dead over the weekend has been removed from the intensive care unit.

Head coach Nick Rolovich said Brandon Gray was still recovering and visits were limited. At a press conference on Wednesday, Rolovich said he planned to meet with Gray’s parents on Wednesday.

Gray was shot and injured early Saturday near Williams Drive and Lybeck Road. Liban A. Barre, 23, was killed in the shooting.

One person was arrested at this time. George Melvin Harris III, 23, was arrested shortly after the shooting and charged with second degree assault.

Court records show Harris surrendered to police and admitted to shooting a gun. He told the police he was jumped, pulled out his concealed gun and started shooting. He also said gunshots were returned by police.

Harris made his first court appearance on Monday. His bail for interim release was set at $ 100,000.

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