Man gets 15 years for shooting pregnant teen


CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – JeMichael Powell today entered a guilty plea in court for the murder of a pregnant woman.

19 year old Quintasia Tate was shot multiple times at the Rainbow Creek Apartments on Standifer Gap Road in August.

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Powell pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder.

Judge Don Poole sentenced him to 15 years in prison to be served in its entirety.

Powell still faces a federal charge of possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

That could add another five years to his sentence.