2 face charges in murder of 17-year-old

Left to right: Anthony Walker and Seddrick Williams.

BENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD/AP) — Authorities are still seeking one of two suspects in the weekend shooting of a 17-year-old boy in southwestern Michigan.

Anthony Walker and Seddrick Williams, both 18 and from Benton Harbor, each face charges of first-degree murder and felony firearm.

Police are still looking for Walker. Anyone with information about where he may be is asked to call the Benton Township Police Department at 269.925.11325 or CrimeStoppers at 800.342.7867.

The charges for the Sunday death of 17-year-old Karlos Kelly of Benton Harbor. Benton Township police say officers responded Blossom Acres Apartments and found the boy unconscious with a gunshot wound. Police say they tried to revive the boy but were unsuccessful.

According to a Tuesday release from the Berrien County’s Prosecutor’s Office, Walker and Williams drove to Blossom Lane on Sunday looking for Kelly. When they spotted him, authorities allege, Walker got out of the car and used a shotgun to shoot Kelly. The two then took off in Williams’ car.

Williams was formally charged Tuesday with first degree murder and felony firearm.  His bond was set at $2 million. He’s expected back in court for a preliminary exam conference on Nov. 4.

 

 

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