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Two indicted in March homicide

The grand jury on Wednesday indicted two teens charged with the homicide of 23-year-old Aaron L. Hunter in March.

Markelyn Lamontre Jones, 17, and Mandocous Jayni Rivers, 19, have been indicted on multiple charges, including first-degree murder, malicious wounding, robbery, attempted robbery, conspiracy and firearms charges.

According to a press release from the time, the shooting took place about 9:20 p.m. March 11 at the Wilson Pines Apartments in the 2500 block of East Washington Street.

Another 23-year-old was injured in the shooting.

Although Jones is 17, his case has been transferred to adult criminal court.

Also indicted Wednesday on 60 crimes including possession and distribution of child pornography was 48-year-old James Ryan Wood, of the 700 block of Manning Bridge Road. He was arrested Feb. 24 after police executed a search warrant, according to a city press release from the day of the arrest.

In all, the grand jury indicted 40 defendants on 190 charges.

  • Lamont Lorenzo Barlow — grand larceny; conspiracy to commit larceny; larceny with intent to sell
  • Howard Lee Bell — eluding police, endangerment
  • Jeffrey Michael Bernier — third offense larceny; grand larceny
  • Michael Dustin Bradshaw — drive while intoxicated, fourth or subsequent offense within 10 years; drive while suspended or revoked, felony endangerment
  • Eric Darnell Bryant Jr. — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; receive stolen firearm
  • Patrick Michael Cochrane Jr. — hit and run personal injury
  • Barbara Ann Covington — possess cocaine
  • Sashae Samone Ford — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds
  • Latisha Showtane Gray — embezzlement (2 counts)
  • Don Ellis Greene — statutory burglary; enter home of protected person; assault and battery of family member; destruction of property with intent
  • Timmy Lamont Hicks — unauthorized use of vehicle; larceny of firearm; possess firearm by convicted felon
  • Kristin Mae Jarman — concealment third offense
  • Lovell Jenkins — possession of Schedule I or II drugs with intent to distribute
  • Markelyn Lamontre Jones — use firearm in commission of a robbery; malicious wounding; use of firearm in malicious wounding; common law burglary; abduction for pecuniary benefit; use of firearm in abduction; attempted robbery (2 counts); use firearm in attempted robbery (2 counts); first-degree murder; use firearm in felony; shoot/stab in commission of felony; robbery; conspiracy to commit robbery
  • Kiera R. King — grand larceny
  • George William Kitchen — possess Schedule I or II drugs
  • Hailey Connor Landers — grand larceny; larceny with intent
  • Eric Donnelle Lee — possession of heroin with intent to distribute
  • Aaron Girard Marshall — statutory burglary; abduction with intent to defile; rape
  • Dajuawn Anthony Matthews — hit and run with property damage
  • Daquan Lamar Miller — statutory burglary (2 counts); conspiracy to commit statutory burglary (3 counts); grand larceny (2 counts); attempted statutory burglary
  • Michael Minnix — possess Schedule I or II controlled substance
  • Crystal Morgan — third offense larceny
  • Ashley Arlene Morrisette — possession of heroin
  • Charles Lavelle Moseley Jr. — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds; larceny of a firearm
  • Michael George Thompson Oates — grand larceny auto
  • Mandocous Jayni Rivers — first-degree murder; use firearm in felony; shoot/stab in commission of felony; robbery; conspiracy to commit robbery; use firearm in robbery; malicious wounding; use firearm in malicious wounding; common law burglary, armed; abduction for pecuniary benefit; attempted robbery (2 counts); use firearm in attempted robbery (2 counts)
  • Cleveland N. Robertson — assault and battery of law enforcement officer; assault and battery of correctional officer
  • John Douglas Salter — grand larceny; larceny with intent to sell; obtain money by false pretenses
  • Kayron Terrell Saunders — common law burglary; object sexual penetration
  • Johnny Vernon Sessoms — possession of Schedule I or II controlled substance
  • Sheveze J. Stancel — conspiracy to distribute marijuana; possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds
  • Shavon S. Stevenson — grand larceny
  • Keshaunda L. Trotter — obtain utility service by fraud
  • Gregory Turner — elude police, endangerment
  • William Larry Vanhorn Jr. — larceny of a bank note (4 counts); forgery (4 counts); uttering (4 counts); obtain money by false pretenses (4 counts); identity theft (4 counts)
  • Chasity S. White — conspiracy to distribute marijuana; possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, ½ ounce to five pounds
  • James R. Wood — possession of child pornography (54 counts); distribute child pornography (6 counts)
  • Herbert Lee Worrell III — conspiracy to commit larceny; receiving stolen property
  • Herbert Lewis Worrell III — grand larceny of vehicle
  • Hollye Kaye Wright — grand larceny; conspiracy to commit larceny; receiving stolen property; larceny with intent to sell; possession of burglary tools