Man indicted on attempted capital murder
The grand jury on Monday indicted a Suffolk man on 28 felony charges, including attempted capital murder of a law enforcement officer.
Kevon Cornell Hawkins faces the charges in connection with a residential burglary and three armed robberies of businesses in January, as well as his rather eventful arrest at a downtown hotel in the week following the incidents.
After police developed Hawkins as a suspect in two of the robberies, they learned he was staying at a hotel in the downtown area with an adult female acquaintance, according to a city press release issued at the time of his arrest.
On Jan. 12, they began checking downtown hotels and found the female acquaintance was a registered guest at the Super 8 Motel in the 600 block of North Main Street.
When officers knocked on the door a second time after receiving no response the first time, they “heard what sounded like a round being chambered into a firearm,” according to the press release.
The SWAT team was called, and the female eventually came out of the room uninjured. Officers then heard several gunshots from within the room, and Hawkins crawled out with a self-inflicted gunshot wound under his chin. A firearm was located within the room.
Hawkins’ next court date on the charges is July 1. He was one of 48 defendants indicted on 148 charges Monday. The full grand jury report is below.
Donald Dale Admire — credit card fraud (23 counts); identity theft (5 counts)
Lonnie Clinton Artis — failure to appear on felony charge
Niccolo Bonifacio Asperrelli — failure to register as sex offender
Shenna Lavon Barnes — felony worthless check (2 counts); forgery (3 counts); uttering (3 counts)
Tommy Wright Bass — failure to register as sex offender
Trenton Ronjae Birchette — conspiracy to commit grand larceny
Robert Bowers — distribute Schedule I or II drug; conspiracy to distribute drugs
Dennis Lee Boykins — distribute heroin; conspiracy to distribute heroin
Nicholas Michael Callis — aggravated malicious wounding
Davon Maurice Cheeks — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; possession of cocaine with intent to distribute; possess gun while selling one pound or more of marijuana
David M. Doloff — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; conspiracy to possess marijuana with intent to distribute; possess gun while selling one pound or more of marijuana
Sheena Rene Elam — grand larceny
Grover Shelton Ford II — falsify purchase form for firearm (2 counts); attempted possession of firearm by nonviolent felon
Glenda Jo Foster — worthless check; obtain money by false pretenses
Lisa Lynn Godley — grand larceny
William Jacob Goodwin — destruction of property; enter property to damage
Terrence Katrell Harris — strangle with injury; abduction
Angela Hart — statutory burglary
Dirus Trivall Hawkins — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; third offense larceny
Kevon Cornell Hawkins — grand larceny; statutory burglary; use firearm in felony (5 counts); robbery (4 counts); possess firearm after felony conviction; possess firearm by convicted felon (3 counts); unlawfully wear mask in public (3 counts); discharge firearm or missile in building; larceny of a firearm; violent felon possess/transport firearm; abduction (4 counts); attempted capital murder of law enforcement officer; wear masks in certain places
Ashley Christine Hecker — possess Schedule I or II drug (2 counts)
Diago LaJuan Holland — attempted robbery; use of a firearm
Terrance Liamare Holmes — possess Schedule I or II drug
Dwayne Jackson — malicious wounding
Rodriguez Latrell Johnson — strangle causing wound or injury; abduction; assault and battery of family member; destruction of property
Alvin Donald Joyner — failure to appear on felony charge
Wesley Jay Lane — drive while intoxicated, third offense within five years; disarm law enforcement officer
Gregory Lee Lassiter — robbery; identity theft; credit card fraud (2 counts); credit card theft; credit card forgery
Sanchez Orlando Mills — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds
Vivian Virginia Moore — statutory burglary
Cathleen Cameron Nelson — carry weapons into courthouse
Danielle Norris — assault and battery of law enforcement officer (2 counts); obstruct justice
James Patrick O’Brien — possess Schedule I or II drug
Allison Odom — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; conspiracy to distribute marijuana; possess gun while selling one pound or more of marijuana
Shannen Dale Rainey — possess Schedule I or II drug
Arnold Reives Jr. — possess Schedule I or II drug
John Wesley Rice — assault and battery of law enforcement officer; improper/fictitious registration; drive while revoked; resisting arrest; elude/disregard police
Joe Chester Ricks — third offense larceny
Darius Terrell Saunders — violent offender failure to register
Kashon Deonte Saunders — assault and battery of law enforcement officer (2 counts); obstruct justice
Zachery Matthew Siewert — possess Schedule I or II drug
Stephanie Dawn Sims — embezzlement (2 counts)
Amanda Marie Sloane — obtain money by false pretenses
Troy Lashawn Smith — grand larceny; conspiracy to commit grand larceny; larceny with intent to sell; possession of burglary tools
Von A. Williams — forgery of public record; uttering forged public record
Michael Joseph Willis — possession of heroin; reckless driving
Herbert Lewis Worrell III — failure to appear on felony charge
Angela Eugena Wright — fail to return bailed property