Detroit boxer’s brother charged with murdering him with shotgun, officials say

23 September, 2022
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Detroit boxer’s brother charged with murdering him with shotgun, officials say

The brother of a Detroit boxer has officially been charged with murdering him with a shotgun, officials said.

Timothy Lyman, 30, of Detroit, was arraigned Friday morning (Sept. 23) at 36th District Court and remanded to jail. He is facing charges of second-degree murder and felony firearm in connection with the death of his brother, Isiah Jones.

Police said the incident happened around 6:20 p.m. Monday at a home in the 9300 block of Stout Street on Detroit’s west side.

Officers said they found Jones, a 28-year-old boxer from Detroit, lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the right side of his face. Jones was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lyman is accused of pulling out a shotgun during an argument with Jones and shooting him in the face.


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