Lancaster Police arrest several teens in connection with Carolina Ct. murder

Three teenagers were charged in connection with the murder of a 19-year-old man.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Lancaster Police Department made several arrests in connection to a deadly shooting that occurred in April.

Officers responded to a reported shooting on April 11 and found a black SUV with numerous bullet holes. As officers began to investigate, 19-year-old Marquis Deshun Evans, walked towards them and collapsed on the ground. 

"The young man had obvious trauma, consistent with that of a shooting victim," police said.

Emergency services pronounced Evans deceased once they arrived.

Investigators made multiple arrests Friday in regards to the incident. Officials arrested a 15-year-old and two 17-year-olds, Keshawn Cunningham and La'Jameion Hood.

Cunningham faces charges including murder and possession of a firearm. Hood faces charges relating to accessory before the fact of murder.

Lancaster Police say they have issued warrants for 19-year-old Leon Caskey Jr.

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