Detectives believe 23-year-old Lionel M. Carter III, of the 600 block of Westover Hills Boulevard, may have information about the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Kadijah N. Stewart, of the 700 block of Luton Lane. Stewart was found dead in a car outside the Manchester Lake Apartments on the 2200 block of Mandalay Drive just before 2 a.m. on Jan. 31. Police do not believe this is a random act of violence.
Shortly after the shooting of Ms. Stewart on January 31, 2014,
the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Richmond adopted the fugitive
investigation of Lionel Carter, III, who was already wanted on unrelated felony
offenses in the region including Fraud and Use of a Firearm. He was
designated as a person of interest in the killing of Stewart by Richmond
Carter has been detained in DeKalb County, Ga. early
Sunday morning, the region's Fugitive Task Force arrested him without
Carter will have an extradition hearing before being transported back to Richmond.