Matthew Carlock has been charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action for a murder that occurred on April 22, 2015 in the 4300 block of Goodfellow Blvd.
Language from the Probable Cause Statement: The defendant was a resident at Job Corps. M.A. was also a resident at Job Corps. They were living in the same dormitory and the defendant was in the process of moving into the same room. M.A. was lying in bed in that room when the defendant entered the room, raised a 9 mm handgun and shot M.A. in the chest one time. M.A. died as a result of that gunshot wound.
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