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Moore pleads Not Guilty in deaths of Phillips brothers

He will undergo a court ordered mental health evaluation.
Gabriel Phillips, Ashton Phillips, and Ahmir Phillips were involved in shooting at Byrneport...
Gabriel Phillips, Ashton Phillips, and Ahmir Phillips were involved in shooting at Byrneport Apartments.(WTVG)
Published: Feb. 10, 2021 at 11:24 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 18, 2021 at 11:54 AM EST
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The man accused of shooting and killing two brothers and severely injuring a third was entered a plea of Not Guilty on charges of aggravated murder, attempted aggravated murder, and felonious assault.

Kevin Moore was arraigned in the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas on Thursday. He was held on a continued $5 million bond and was ordered to undergo a court-ordered mental health evaluation before he next appears in court on March 18.

Kevin Moore is accused of shooting three brothers on Friday, Feb. 5, killing two and injuring...
Kevin Moore is accused of shooting three brothers on Friday, Feb. 5, killing two and injuring another.(WTVG)

Moore allegedly shot Gabriel, Ashtan, and Ahmir Phillips earlier this month at the Byrneport Apartments. Gabriel, 1, and Ahmir, 5, both died, and Ashtan, 4, was hospitalized. The last report listed Ashtan in stable condition.

Moore, 27, who was the boyfriend of the boys’ mother, made his first court appearance February 8, where his bond was set at $5 million.

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