Jul 28, 2014

Two Charged in Crosstown Homicide

Charleston police make arrest for June 24 homicide.

Two Charged in Crosstown Homicide

Two North Charleston men have been charged in a June 24 homicide that left one man dead in Charleston's Crosstown.

Dontez Alonzo Wright, 23, and Devin Brandon Middleton, 19, have been charged with murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime, according to a Charleston police news release.

William Nelson III was killed in the early morning homicide, according to police. He sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Both suspects are being held in the Charleston County jail.

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