Siler City man charged in June shooting death
Posted July 11
Siler City, N.C. — Chatham County sheriff's investigators said Friday that they have arrested a suspect in connection with a death last month at a home outside Siler City.
Demetrius Elliot Headen, 38, of Siler City, was fatally shot just before 3 a.m. June 1 at 1636 Siler City Snow Camp Road.
Xavier Pierre Walker, 42 of 1818 N. Chatham Ave., Siler City, was charged Thursday with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Authorities said Walker had been in jail since early June on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
They have not said how he might have known Headen nor have they provided any details about a possible motive for the crime.