The Alamance County Sheriff’s Office is investigation its first homicide of 2021. At 12:19 a.m. Monday January 4, 2021, Deputies responded to a residence at 2233 Durham St. Ext. just outside of the Burlington, N.C. city limit.
On arrival, the victim was found in the residence while CPR was being administered by another resident. EMS arrived on scene to administer care. The victim did not survive from the wounds.
The victim was identified as William Gene Williams III of the address.
Witnesses identified three black male suspects, including the shooter, who drove off in a blue Nissan Altima. The vehicle was spotted on University Dr. in Elon, N.C. by Elon Police who attempted to stop the Altima. The driver refused to stop and turned on to I-40 west. Elon Police continued to keep the suspect vehicle in sight. The vehicle was stopped in Greensboro by the Greensboro Police Department.
Three suspects were taken into custody and transferred to the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office.
As the investigation continued, Alamance Sheriff’s Office Detectives charged the following individuals, all from High Point, N.C.
Name: Isaac Jermaine Weathersby IV B/M 19
Address: 723 Habersham Rd., High Point, NC
Charges: 1 count - Felony First Degree Murder
1 count - Felony Robbery with Dangerous Weapon
1 count - Felony Larceny of a Firearm
Name: Carlos Demetrius Robert Rogers B/M 19
Address: 808 Putnam St., High Point, NC
Charges: 1 count - Felony Conspiracy to Commit Robbery with Dangerous Weapon
1 count - Felony Accessory After the fact of Felony First Degree Murder