4 arrested in fatal Saturday morning shooting

Credit: Mecklenburg County Jail

Raheem Mosley


by WCNC.com Staff


Posted on May 18, 2014 at 8:54 AM

Updated Sunday, May 18 at 7:03 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police have arrested four people in connection with a homicide on Saturday morning.

Saturday around 4:15, police were began a homicide investigation in the 6900 block of Hidden Forest Drive.

Markee Watson, 26, was found with a fatal gunshot wound, and was pronounced deceased on the scene.

Authorities say Watson was involved in an altercation Friday evening, and the four male suspects drove to Watson's location to continue the argument. That's when Watson was fatally shot and the suspects fled the scene by vehicle.

A short time later, police spotted the suspect vehicle driving down North Tryon Street with four people inside. Once back up arrived, the vehicle was pulled over in thee 4100 block of The Plaza. All four suspects were taken to police headquarters for questioning after being identified by authorities as having been involved in Watson's murder.

Following their interviews with homicide detectives, all four suspects were charged.

Raheem Mosley, 22, is charged with murder, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon and shooting into occupied property.

Jsa'Quan Evans, 17, Lorenzo Woods, 22, and Adrian Manigault, 16, were each charged with accessory after the fact of a felony.

All four suspects remain in the custody of the Mecklenburg County Jail.