Written by Sophomore Writer @shanitaward
The three teenage suspects in the murder of six year old Kingston Frazier were denied bond Monday in Madison County Justice Court. Prosecutors also said one of the suspects could possibly face the death penalty.
via USA Today:
Dwan Wakefield and DeAllen Washington, both 17, and Byron McBride, 19, are all charged as adults with capital murder in the death of Kingston Frazier, who became the subject of an Amber alert after his mother’s car was taken from a Jackson, Miss., grocery store parking lot early Thursday.The Madison County District Attorney’s Office will pursue the death penalty against McBride, who is accused of shooting Kingston multiple times, Assistant District Attorney Pamela Hancock said."I think there is a great desire to see justice served in this case. And if at the conclusion of all the evidence being gathered it appears justice will be served by seeking the death penalty, then my office will definitely go forward on that,” said Michael Guest, Madison County district attorney. Wakefield is a senior at Ridgeland High School in Ridgeland, Miss. He was the starting quarterback last season and has a 1-year-old son.--Read more[link in bio]