Murder suspect arrested nearly 2 years after Greensboro man shot, killed

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Christopher Young

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A murder suspect is in custody just under two years after a Greensboro man was shot and killed, according to Greensboro police.

At 7:39 p.m. Oct. 6, 2018, police responded to the 4200 block of Bernau Avenue in reference to an aggravated assault.

Police found 28-year-old Christopher Steven Young, of Greensboro, suffering from a gunshot wound. Young was taken to a hospital and died the next day.

Christopher Young

On September 24, 2020, Greensboro police obtained a warrant for the arrest of Malcolm Jamar Blowe, 29, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, on a charge of first-degree murder.

Blowe was arrested in Norfolk, Virginia, on Thursday.

According to Young’s family, Christopher was “well underway to a promising career, having graduated from North Carolina A&T State University on December 8, 2012, and working at BB&T. He was in a number of educational organizations while enrolled in school and participated in sports activities; most notably basketball. In addition, Christopher found time to mentor several youth.”

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories


Follow FOX8 on Twitter