Kinston Police announce arrest of third suspect in 2014 murder case

Kyliel Jibri Wade (Kinston Police Department photo)

KINSTON, Lenoir County - Kinston Police announced the arrest of a third suspect in a murder investigation from 2014.

Kyliel Jibri Wade, 24, of Monroe, was arrested Friday by the United States Marshals Service Violent Fugitive Task Force and members of the Union County Sheriff's Office. Wade is being held in the Union County Jail in Monroe.

Dedrick Deon Dail Jr. and Lockwood Perry Jr. were charged with first degree murder on Nov. 21 and are currently in the Lenoir County Jail. A warrant for Wade's arrest was also made on Nov. 21.

On June 23, 2014, Kinston Police responded to a call of shots fired in the 700 block of Dixon Street. Devon Wayne Jones, 28, of Kinston was found in the doorway of 706 Dixon Street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He died at the scene.

This case remains under investigation and anyone with information is encouraged to call the Kinston Police Department's Tips Line at (252) 939-2040 of Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at (252) 523-4444.

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