Police: Man runs over, kills 16-year-old who tried to steal his cell phone

posted by Dennis Elliott -

 A Fuquay-Varina man is charged with murder after police said he ran over a teenager early Monday.

Around 2 a.m., officers with the Fuquay-Varina Police Department responded to a call of a "suspicious person" at a home at 727 E. Broad St., where they found the body of a dead 16-year-old outside the house.

According to authorities, David Wendell Dixon, 27, encountered the victim, Monterio Devon Whitehead, at a Walmart in Fuquay-Varina when Whitehead walked up to Dixon's car and requested to use his cell phone. Click here for more details from WRAL

Getty Images

Comments

title

Content Goes Here

This ad will close in X seconds.