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Incident Type:
Incident Date/Time 10/9/2019 9:00:00 AM
Expire Date/Time 11/7/2019 9:00:00 AM
Case Number: 2019-027536
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Person/Suspect Info

Case Number: 2019-027536

Incident Type: Homicide

Location:  208 31st Ave E Side B, Bradenton         Zone: E10

Victim(s):  Stewart, Wallace    Race/Sex: B/M    Victim(s) D.O.B:  6/4/1965

Suspect(s):  Hickson-Johnson, Tevin    Race/Sex: B/M    Suspect(s) D.O.B:  1/22/1996

At approximately 8:05 pm on 10/08/19 Tevin Hickson-Johnson showed up at his mother's residence and an altercation ensued with her boyfriend, Stewart Wallace.

During the argument, Tevin produced a firearm and shot Wallace in the torso. Tevin immediately fled the scene and Tevin’s mother transported Wallace to Manatee Memorial Hospital. He was later airlifted to Blake Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

At 10:23 pm Stewart Wallace died, and the Manatee Homicide Unit assumed the investigation. 

Tevin Hickson-Johnson who is currently on felony probation, was located and charged with 2nd Degree Murder, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and Violation of Parole.