Police are searching for a second suspect they said is armed and dangerous in connection with last Thursday’s fatal shooting of De’Monte RaShawn Perkins northwest of uptown.
Perkins, 22, was found with a gunshot wound in the 5400 block of Windy Valley Drive, off Rozzelles Ferry Road, after a 911 call just after 5 p.m. Thursday. He was declared dead at the scene.
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Early Sunday, police said Jacobe Levone Walker, 23, was arrested without incident and charged with murder, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Late Tuesday, police announced 19-year-old Darius Jordan Perry also is wanted in the case and urged anyone who knows Perry’s whereabouts to call 911.
Perkins was Charlotte’s 61st homicide victim of 2017.