Suspect arrested in Antwaun Smith homicide

MPD arrested and charged a suspect on Sept. 18. with Antwaun Smith’s murder.

Antonio Williams, 36, has been charged with second-degree murder while armed.

Smith, 41, was found suffering from an apparent gunshot wound in the 600 block of Newton Place, NW on Sept. 10. Emergency personnel declared Smith dead at the scene.

The next court hearing is Oct. 12 at 9:30am.


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