CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Four people have been charged in connection with the murder of a 22-year-old man in north Charlotte.
According to CMPD, officers responded to a reported shooting in the 1500 block of Waddell Street a little after 10 p.m. on November 12. When officers arrived at the scene, they found Abraham Malik Wallace, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.
Evidence gathered during the investigation led CMPD to identify four people — Dequan Marquis Timmons, 21, Justen O’Neil Howard, 19, Tyshoine McAfee, 20, and Emmanuel Kalani Tucker, 20, as suspects in the case. On Thursday, CMPD located all four suspects and arrested them without incident.
Timmons was charged with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, and he was also served a fugitive warrant in connection with an armed robbery in Chesterfield, South Carolina. Howard and McAfee were both charged with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, and conspiracy. Detectives charged Tucker with accessory after the fact to murder. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call CMPD’s Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.