Tarance Coleman II, 28, of Memphis, Tennessee, has been indicted on first-degree murder charges after police say he shot and killed a man because he 'mean mugged' him.
Photo: Shelby County Sheriff's Office
Photo: Shelby County Sheriff's Office

'Mean mug' shooting: Man accused of killing friend over dirty look indicted

>> Watch the news report here

Memphis police told WHBQ that the incident happened in the Parkway Village during October 2017.

Tarance Coleman II, 28, told police that he drove to work in the 3700 block of Knight Arnold with his father and co-worker Marcus Nelson, authorities said.

>> On Fox13Memphis.com: 'Mean mug' leads to Memphis killing, police say

When they arrived to work, Nelson "mean mugged" Coleman, prompting him to pull a handgun beneath the driver's side and shoot Nelson, according to Memphis police.

>> Read more trending news 

Nelson reportedly suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died at the scene.

On Monday, Coleman was indicted on first-degree murder charges in the shooting death of his friend, according to the district attorney.

Thank you for reading the Dayton Daily News and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Dayton Daily News. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.