Suspect identified, sought in Winston-Salem homicide
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police have identified a suspect in the murder of a Lexington man over the weekend.
Authorities have obtained a warrant for arrest charging Steven Christopher Edwards, 24, with first-degree murder.
On Saturday shortly before 1:30 a.m., Winston-Salem police were called to the 300 block of W. Fourth St. in reference to a reported shooting.
Responding officers found Robert Bradford Hall, 35, of Lexington, lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.
Hall was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in critical condition and died later that day.
Winston-Salem police said Edwards should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information on Edwards’ whereabouts is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (336) 727-2800.