The Journal Gazette
 
 
Sunday, January 03, 2021 1:00 am

2020 Allen County homicides

1. Marlon Lee Kimbrough, 40, of Indianapolis, was found shot to death near railroad tracks near Oxford Street and Meyer Road on Jan. 7. Sedrick Williams, 28, of the 4500 block of Standish Drive, is charged with murder. He is incarcerated at the Plainfield Correctional Facility in Plainfield for a parole violation.

2. Diquan Q. Meriwether, 19, was shot at a home at Abbott and Pontiac streets Jan. 14. He died at a hospital. Kennisha Jackson, 19, is charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. A five-day jury trial is scheduled to begin Aug. 9.

3. Than Kahn Khai, 49, was shot to death in a home at 3411 Senate Ave. Jan. 20. Police believe the shooting was gang-related and the target unintended. No arrest has been made.

4. Warrell K. Booher, 48, was stabbed to death Jan. 24 in the hallway of his apartment building at 915 E. Washington Blvd. Michael D. Foster, 52, is charged with murder. His three-day trial is scheduled to begin May 5. 

5. Eric Ray McDonnell Jr., 15, was shot to death Feb. 19 in an alley near the 2800 block of Euclid Avenue near McKee Street and Central Drive. Cameron Blake Hallett, 22, is charged with murder. His four-day trial is set for March 9.

6. Tonisha T. Richardson, 25, was stabbed to death in the 4700 block of Jason Drive Feb. 25. Alisha R. Lampkin, 27, is charged with murder. Her four-day trial is set for Aug. 16.

7-8. Brooke J. Wendel, 23, and Mon Ong, 21, were shot to death at a home at 2405 Barnhart Ave. Feb. 26. Jamesley Paul is charged with two counts of murder and two counts of felony murder and robbery. Kerwins Louis is charged with two counts of felony murder, robbery and using a firearm to commit murder. Kyaw Htet Hlang pleaded guilty Nov. 20 to two counts of felony murder and attempted robbery. He was sentenced to 50 years in prison. Paul's three-day jury trial is set to begin June 8. Louis' four-day trial is scheduled to begin Feb. 23. 

9. Donna Sue Taylor, 48, was shot to death March 2 in a home in the 2000 block of Riedmiller Ave. Investigators believe Nathan Allen Butler, 61, killed himself days after killing her.

10. Damarcus A. Walker, 44, was beaten with a baseball bat March 7 outside the Apple Glen Walmart. He died April 11. Levi Arnold of Bluffton is charged with murder. His four-day trial begins March 9.

11. Nicholas Phillips, 36, of Warsaw, was shot in a vehicle in the 5300 block of Hursh Road March 15. He died at a hospital. A case has been sent to the Allen County prosecutor, but no suspect has been named.

12-13-14. Marcos Ildefonso Casares, 37, was shot to death April 10 in a home at 1840 Rosemont Drive where a fire was intentionally started. Kyle Gregory Hall, 32, died from smoke inhalation. Doak Stanley McBride, 51, died from asphyxia, acute ethanol intoxication and cardio megaly. J. Trinidad Ramirez II, 31, is charged with murder and arson and using a firearm to commit murder in Casares' death. His trial begins Jan. 20.

15. Nicholas James Elsner, 26, was found shot to death in a vehicle in the 7300 block of Wayne Trace May 6. No suspect has been arrested.

16. Austin D. Harrison, 24, was stabbed to death in the 2000 block of East Pontiac Street May 14. Jamie Marsee, 24, is charged with murder. Her four-day trial begins March 15.

17. Ronnie Dontrell Hall, 21, was found shot to death May 18 in a vehicle that had crashed into an apartment building on Timberhill Drive near Hobson Road. Anshious Aron, 18, is charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. His four day trial is set for Jan. 19.

18. Jaden Diaz Lee Nelson, 19, was shot in a vehicle at Avondale Drive and Pettit Avenue May 19. He later died at a hospital. Ronnie Miles Jr., 19, is charged with murder, felony murder, robbery and criminal recklessness. His three-day trial begins Jan. 26. Xavier Walker, 16, is charged with felony murder, robbery, criminal recklessness and using a firearm to commit murder. His four day trial begins April 19.

19. Roosevelt Allen III, 36, was shot to death May 31 in a home in the 500 block of McKinnie Avenue. In December, Paris Patmon, 35, was charged with his murder. A warrant was issued for Patmon's arrest.

20. Crystal C. Holmes, 48, was stabbed to death in an apartment June 10 in the 2100 block of Hobson Road. David Lee Cortez Suel, 51, was charged with murder. His three-day trial begins May 11.

21. Manuel M. Mendez, 34, was shot to death in the 2100 block of Gilmore Drive June 13. Timothy Hall Jr., 26, is charged with murder, criminal recklessness, neglect of a dependent, resisting law enforcement and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins May 17.

22. Kenneth Jerome Frierson II, 28, was shot to death in a home in the 5400 block of Werling Drive June 19. Trenton Fye was charged with murder, aggravated battery where death results and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins May 11.

23. Amanda Louise Hoglund, 22, was shot to death in a driveway at a home at 1921 Clarmarnic Drive June 24. Martrell Weaver was charged with murder, unlawful possession of a firearm and using a firearm to commit murder. His four day trial begins July 26.

24. Jalen Deandre Lindsey, 19, was found shot to death July 5 in the 5000 block of Midlothian Drive. No one has been arrested. 

25. Jean Emmanuel Duperat, 41, was shot to death at Coliseum Inn July 8. Jeremiah Stevenson was charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. His three-day trial begins March 23.

26. Jacqueline Coley, 58, died July 19 from injuries she suffered in a beating in October 2017. No one has been arrested.

27. Allen Lamar Ruffin, 31 was shot to death July 21 in the 2500 block of Lillie Street. Tremaine Wyatt was charged with murder, aggravated battery resulting in death criminal recklessness and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins Aug. 3.

28. Frederick D. Sanders, 29, was shot to death at a party in the 1100 block of East Lewis Street July 26. Darrius Holliness is charged with murder, criminal recklessness, cocaine possession and using a firearm to commit murder. HIs three-day trial begins April 29.

29. Angel May Carter, 19, was found shot to death Aug. 9 at the Rodeway Inn, 2920 Goshen Road. Thomas J. Jackson,40, is charged with murder using a firearm to commit murder.

30. Antonyo Stephens, 42, was shot in a home in the 4900 block of South Harrison Street and died at a local hospital. Markquiel Derrick, 27, is charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. His three-day trial starts March 16.

31. Jonathan Darrel Wade, 32, was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of Standish Drive. The case was ruled self defense. 

32. John Ray Deremer, 57, was shot to death in the parking lot of the Pantry Bar in the 1500 block of Wells St. Jessie Echavarria, 21, is charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins March 2.

33. Justin Cedrick Dawson, 25, was shot to death in the 1000 block of Ridgewood Drive, near Parnell Avenue. No arrest has been made.

34. Stephon T. Holland, 22, was shot to death inside Quik Stop, 3024 E. State Blvd. Sept. 2. Darryl Davis, 38, was charged with murder, unlawful possession of a firearm and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins March 23.

35. Nichole Y. Paschall, 49, died Sept. 8 from complications from multiple gunshot wounds suffered June 23, 2019 at 4415 Oliver St. Police determined her killer is deceased.

36. Twilah Newmon-Thomas, 44, was found shot to death Sept. 11 in a vehicle in the 5800 block of Turtle Creek Drive. No arrest has been made.

37. James Jeffery Hines, 53, was shot to death Sept. 22 in the 600 block of Lewis Street. He died at a hospital. Eric D. Tate, 59, is charged with murder and using a firearm to commit murder. His three-day trial begins March 29.

38. Toma T. Davis, 89, was shot to death by his stepson, Hawatheven L. Davis, who then killed himself. The homicide-suicide occurred on Leith Street near Hanna Street.

39. Emoni Milynn Martin, 19, was shot to death Oct. 4 in an apartment in the 7900 block of of Serenity Drive. Ronald Williams, 31, is charged with murder, battery with a deadly weapon and using a firearm to commit murder. His four-day trial begins March 23.

40. Tionna Rogan was shot to death Oct. 10 in a home in the 1600 block of East Paulding Road. No arrest has been made.

41. Elgin Markeith Davis, 34, was shot to death Oct 22 in the 4600 block of Werling Drive. No arrest has been made.

42. Shamon L. Little, 21, was shot to death Nov. 27 at The Muse on Main, 1332 W. Main St. No arrest has been made.

43. Hakeem Cage, 23, was found shot at 1015 Ridgewood Dr. and died at a hospital. Javon L. Thomas Jr., 17, is charged with murder.


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