3 His nickname is "Killer." And tonight - we've learned the State attorney's office is pursuing the death penalty against 21-year-old James Rhodes. Rhodes waived his first appearance in court this afternoon after being arrested yesterday on charged with murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Investigators say he robbed this Metro P-C-S store in Brentwood Saturday night and murdered 20-year-old Shelby Farah. Channel 4's Adrienne Moore spoke with a legal expert about what the state attorney's announcement means for the case she's LIVE downtown Adrienne? 3 3 3 3 25-381:19-1-2515:32-40HOURS AFTER 21-YEAR-OLD JAMES RHODES WAIVES HIS FIRST COURT APPEARANCE A GRAND JURY INDICTMENT ON FIRST DEGREE MURDER CHARGES AND THE DEATH PENALTY COULD SOON BE ON THE TABLE.13:21-41RHODES WAS ARRESTED TUESDAY ON CHARGES OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON AND MURDER IN CONNECTION TO THE ROBBERY AND SHOOTING DEATH OF 20-YEAR-OLD SHELBY FARAH. WHILE SHE WORKED AT THIS METRO P-C-S STORE IN BRENTWOOD SATURDAY NIGHT.ATTORNEY GENE NICHOLS SAYS HE'S NOT SURPRISED RHODES DIDN'T SHOW HIS FACE IN COURT.19:42- 56SHELBY'S MOTHER - DARLENE - SAYS THE MAXIMUM PUNISHMENT WILL BE THE ONLY JUSTICE FOR HER DAUGHTER. 07-24-13 PCS ARREST 24:03-10BUT NICHOLS WARNS THERE ARE MANY LEGAL HURDLES AHEAD INCLUDING MITIGATING FACTORS AND CHARACTER WITNESSES FOR RHODES AND POINTS OUT. HIS YOUNG AGE COULD ALSO WEIGH HEAVILY ON THE JURY.17:43-54 3 3 3 AM, CH.4, TLS.