Update: Victim Killed During Dispute Over Cell Phone


SMITHFIELD – Smithfield Police have released the identity of a man shot and killed inside a South Smithfield apartment. 

Around 4:55pm Monday, police responded to 2261 Kay Drive for a disturbance.  Police Chief Pete Hedrick said Antwane Deshawn Fellows, age 30, of Clayton was fatally shot during a dispute over a misplaced cell phone.

The alleged gunman fled from the scene before officers arrived. A first degree murder warrant has been obtained for Markyse Naijae McCain, age 20, of Selma.  McCain is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Smithfield Police Department at 919-934-2121 or dial 911.


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