Raymond Lee Brooks Jr Wiki – Raymond Lee Brooks Jr Biography
A man charged with the 2020 murder of UNCW student Chris Stewart has been found guilty. On Friday, a Pender County jury found Raymond Lee Brooks Jr. guilty of first-degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit armed robbery.
“This is the only proper verdict and we thank the jury for their service. Mr. Brooks should never be released from prison for this heinous crime,” said District Attorney Ben David. Stewart, a 23-year-old college youth and Army veteran, was found brutally murdered at Millers Pond Park in Pender County on March 27, 2020.
Raymond Lee Brooks Jr Age
Raymond Lee Brooks Jr is 33 years old.
Raymond Lee Brooks Jr incident Detail
Arrest warrants obtained by WECT indicate that a three-foot metal pole was used to steal money, a cell phone and Stewart’s car keys. Two other suspects were also arrested in the case: Myasia Morange and Brandon Chambers. According to the district attorney, Morange testified in Brooks’s trial and is currently in the Pender Co. Jail.
Chambers is in New Hanover Co. and is still facing trial for capital murder. The victim’s parents sent WECT the following statement: “We are grateful that justice is being served for the brutal murder of our son. We said, knowing that he can never do this to another family again gives us some peace. We are very grateful to everyone who was involved in his case. We appreciate the continued support of the community over the past three years.
A special thank you to your frat brothers at UNCW (Pikes) who have supported us during this tragedy. We want to raise awareness about the dangers of online dating apps. At a later date, we plan to start some kind of awareness program in hopes of preventing another tragedy like the one we have experienced.
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