Police: Woman wanted in 2017 homicide surrenders to police

- A woman wanted in connection to a December 2017 homicide has turned herself in to police. 

Bria Anansa Shawntia Robinson, 24, surrendered herself at CMPD headquarters on Monday, June 4 for her involvement in the murder of Antwain Maurice Price, 39. 

Police were called to the the 1300 block of Thomasboro Dr. around 9:35 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15 for reports of shots fired.  

Officers found Price collapsed in a vacant field with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on scene by Medic. Price was killed on his birthday. 

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Following an investigation, police determined Joseph Tyrell Abercrombie was the first suspect in the homicide. Warrants for his arrest were issued on April 3. He was wanted for murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

He was finally arrested on Sunday, May 6 in Jacksonville, FL and will be transferred into the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office upon extradition. 

Robinson was determined to be a suspect on April 16. After nearly two months, she surrendered to CMPD. She was transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office and charged with murder.

Police say this is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with additional information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to Detective Peden, the lead detective assigned to the case, or another homicide unit detective. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600. 

 

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