FRUITLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Department is actively searching for a man wanted for the murder of a young man as well as the shootings of three others at a weekend party.
The following news release was issued to the media Monday evening:
Based on the investigation of the Muskegon County Sheriff’s Department, the Muskegon County Prosecutor’s Office has issued a warrant for DEONTAY DEMARCO BLACK-WICKLIFFE AKA “TAY.” He is wanted for the homicide and shooting that took place this weekend on W. McMillan Road in Muskegon County. He is a black male DOB 12-1-91, Height: 6’00” Weight: 170. He is charged with one count of open murder, three counts of Assault with intent to Murder, and felony firearm. He should be considered armed and dangerous. There is a $5000 reward for information that will lead law enforcement to his arrest and conviction of these charges. Anyone with information should contact Silent Observer at www.silentobservermuskegon.com, 231-72-CRIME or text MKGTIP and your message to 274637 or you may contact Muskegon County Sheriff Dean Roesler at 231-206-9476.
Gary O’Green was 21-years-old when he was shot dead outside a home in the 2300 block of McMillan in Fruitland early Saturday morning. Over the weekend, his father spoke to FOX 17. SEE HIS INTERVIEW HERE.