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Cortez Clark

Wade Wilson sentenced for the murder of Cortez Clark

Wade Wilson, 21, was sentenced on Friday for taking part, along with three others, in the murder of Cortez Clark in October of 2015. On Oct. 16, 2017, the family and close friends of Clark attended the sentencing for three of the suspects charged with murdering the 32-year old. Cortez was found naked and lifeless in […]

Ameesha Gray sentenced for luring Cortez Clark to his death

According to his family and friends, Cortez Clark was “expecting to meet a young lady— who he was excited to see” on the night that he was robbed and murdered. In October of 2015, police found Cortez’s lifeless body in an abandoned apartment in Congress Heights. Suspect John Allen told police that Clark was “set up” […]

Month In Review: October

There were 12 homicides in October 2017 and nine cases were resolved. Here is our monthly wrap-up of cases covered in October. Homicides Of the 12 homicides, ten of them were shootings, one was a stabbing, and one was a murder by asphyxiation. Five arrests have been made in the October murders, and two arrests […]

Three suspects plead guilty for roles in Cortez Clark’s murder

Three suspects pleaded guilty for roles in the death of 32-year-old Cortez Lamont Clark. As part of a plea deal Tayvon Felton, 19, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and faces 12 to 18 years in prison. Wade Wilson, 21, faces 6 to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter while armed. Both […]

Cortez Clark lured to death by social mobile app

A dating app was used to lure Cortez Clark to his death. Ameesha Gray, 22, is the fourth person charged with Clark‘s murder last September. According to the charging docs leading to Gray’s arrest, Gray allegedly tricked Clark into visiting the apartment complex at 331 Parkland Pl, SE, where he was killed. Gray joins suspects Tayvon […]

Fourth person arrested in 2015 homicide

A fourth person has been arrested and charged in the October 2015 stabbing death of Cortez Lamont Clark, 32. On Monday, 22-year-old Ameesha Gray was arrested, and has been charged with first-degree murder. She will be presented in court on Tuesday. John Allen, 26, was charged with second-degree murder while armed; Tayvon Felton, 19, and […]

Police charge third man for alleged murder of Cortez Clark

Police have arrested a third man for the alleged murder of 32-year-old Cortez Lamont Clark last year. Wade Rashod Wilson, 20, has been charged with first-degree felony murder while armed. Clark was found dead from apparent stab wounds in the afternoon of Oct. 13, 2015. According to court documents, Wilson is being held without bail. […]