NEWS RELEASE: Shooting Suspect Arrested
ARRESTED: Demetrius Williams (Image Source: Harrison County Jail)
The Marshall Police Department arrested Demetrius Tranell Williams on Thursday March 22, 2018. Mr. Williams was wanted in connection with an incident that occurred on March 7, 2018 at approximately 11:05 pm in the Belaire Manor Apartments in the 1200 Block of West Rusk St. A fight near the playground resulted in a bystander sustaining a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The shooter was identified as Demetrius Tranell Williams and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Mr. Williams was located by officers from with the Marshall Police Department Narcotics, Patrol, and CID divisions in the 2600 Block of East End Blvd. South at about 2:50 pm on Thursday and was arrested without incident. Mr. Williams was booked into the Harrison County Jail charged with one count of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and two unrelated charges of Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Penalty Group 1) greater than 1 gram and less than four grams.
Lt. Len Ames
Marshall Police Department