Man Arrested In Northeast Philadelphia Double Homicide
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that left two people dead earlier this week.
Around 1:38 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6th, officers responded to a call for a person with a gun on the 2800 block of 2865 Sebring Road in Northeast Philadelphia.
Upon arrival, police found 18-year-old Lauren Fenningham shot in the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Another person, 24-year-old Sean Neal, was suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen and later succumbed to his wounds at Aria Health’s Torresdale Hospital.
Following an investigation, the suspect was identified as Darren Williams, a 24-year-old from the 800 block of Anchor Street.
Williams was arrested at his residence on Thursday night.
He is facing two counts of Murder, Possessing An Instrument of Crime, VUFA-Former Convict, VUFA-No License and VUFA-On Streets.