2nd arrest in weekend slaying

Man 21, arrested in Sunday slaying of Samuel Carroll Jr.

Richmond County sheriff's investigators say they've made another arrest in the weekend slaying near Fairway Village Apartments.


According to a news release, the second suspect, Pierre Lawray Horton, 21, has been arrested and charged in the Sunday death of Samuel Carroll Jr., which occurred on Nov. 28 at 2910 Richmond Hill Road. 

Horton is being held at the Richmond County Jail on charges of murder and armed robbery,according to Investigative Sgt. James Kelly.

Desmond Marquette Anthony, 23, had also been charged earlier this week in the death of Carroll.  No other arrests are expected in this case, Kelly said in a news release.



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