Trial date set for Dejuan Etheredge

A trial date has been set for the man charged with the murder of Uyer Hooper in September 2015. Dejuan Etheredge, 27, was arrested the day of Hooper’s death. Etheredge was indicted on seven charges, including murder and assault with intent to kill,  and pleaded not guilty. According to police, at around 3:30 a.m. Sept. 6, […]

Police identify suspect wanted for murder of Antina Pratt

Police are searching for a man, considered to be armed and dangerous, and wanted for the murder of Antina Pratt last November. Police are circulating a photo of Elliot Avery Starks, who they are seeking to locate and charge with first-degree murder while armed. Police describe Starks as a 34-year-old black male, 5’11” tall, weighing […]

Andre Herndon Jr. sentenced for shooting death of Navontae Howard

Andre Herndon Jr. was sentenced to 9 years in jail for the murder of 19-year-old Navontae Howard last February. Herndon plead guilty to voluntary manslaughter while armed as part of a plea deal with the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Herndon was originally charged with second-degree murder while armed. According to police, Howard was found in the […]

Trial date set for Paul Swann, charged with murder

A trial date has been set for the murder case against Paul Swann. Swann has been jailed since his arrest on March 18 of last year. Police say Swann shot Adam Edwin Barker, 29, on Feb. 29 2016. Barker died from his injuries the following day. In December, a grand jury indicated Swann on three counts: […]

Police charge man with murder of Waliyatou Amadou

Police have closed one of this year’s first murder cases. Waliyatou Amadou, 23, was found in the hallway of a building suffering from multiple stab wounds. Amadou was taken to a hospital where she died from her injuries. Wednesday night, police announced the arrest of Deangelo Thorne. Thorne, 27, was arrested and charged with second-degree […]

Case against Saeve Evans moves to Grand Jury

A judge has found probable cause in case against the man charged with the murder of Breyona McMillian last November. A grand jury will now hear the allegations and choose whether to indict Saeve Evans, 30, charged with second-degree murder. Evans has been held in jail since Nov. 30 when he was originally charged with […]

Second man sentenced in Matthew Shevlin murder

A second man charged for his role in a robbery that led to the shooting death of Matthew Shevlin last year has pled guilty to second-degree murder as part of a plea deal. Eugene Sherman, 53, was one of three men charged after Shevlin was shot in a botched marijuana robbery at Shevlin’s apartment. Sherman will […]