Release Number: 11-291
James A. Greene
Address: 3801 40th Ave. South – St. Petersburg
Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Attempted Murder in the First Degree
Numerous other drug charges and a career of armed robbery and drug dealing
Michelle Rae Jordan
Address: 6370 Haines Rd.
Shot once in the upper body
What: Detectives arrested Greene last night after information was developed that he knew the victim. Detectives say the victim, who is recovering from a gunshot wound to the upper body – was able to identify her assailant in a photo line-up.
Where: The address of the shooting is 6370 Haines Rd., in unincorporated Pinellas County.
When: The shooting occurred Wednesday night, November 30th, just after 9:00 p.m. The arrest occurred Wednesday night, December 7, 2011.
The victim was shot as she stood in the doorway of her apartment on Wednesday night, November 30th. Detectives believe the shooting occurred following a drug related transaction, and a dispute between the two over money – reportedly less than $50.
The suspect, Greene, was just released from Florida state prison in October where he had served time for several counts of armed robbery, carrying a concealed firearm, battery on a law enforcement officer, and other charges.
The investigation continues.
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