Monday, September 30, 2013

Arrest Made in Deforrest Street Homicide

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with Tuesday’s homicide in the East End.

The U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Dominique J. Hicks, 24, of the 3200 block of Lamb Avenue, on Saturday in connection with the crime.

He has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder in connection with the death of Robert L. Poag, 29, of the 1300 block of St. James Street, who was shot to death at approximately 10:16 p.m. on Sept. 24 in the 2100 block of Deforrest Street.

Detectives still ask anyone with any information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.