Local/State

4 arrested, 1 sought in Phila. woman's murder (PHOTOS)

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Terrell Antwon

Terrell Antwon 23 year old male from the 4400 block of N Cleveland Street

Four men have been arrested and one man is at large in connection with a woman's murder in the Germantown section of Philadelphia.

SUSPECT PHOTOS: WEBSITE and iPAD USERS | WIRELESS USERS

The victim, 25-year-old Johnika Tiggett, was found with a gunshot wound to the head around 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 2000 block of Dennie Street.

Police say there was an argument inside a bar near that location, which spilled out onto the street.

According to investigators, Tiggett tried to stop the fight as gunfire broke out.

She was hit in the hail of gunfired. Police say 41 pieces of ballistic evidence were recovered at the scene.

Tiggett was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead at 11:26 p.m.

The man police are looking for is 23-year-old Terrell Antwon of the 4400 block of N. Cleveland Street. The four men already in custody are:

Byron McDonald 19 years old from the 3100 block of N 25th Street

Anthony Palmer 33 year old male from the 5100 block of Reno Street

Roland Thompson 36 year old male from the 2400 block of W Toronto Street

Rashon Wiggins 24 year old male from the 1800 block of W Juniata Street

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through phillypolice.com.

(Copyright ©2014 WPVI-TV/DT. All Rights Reserved.)

Get more Local/State »


Tags:
philadelphia, germantown, homicide, shooting, local/state
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement