Fourth suspect arrested in Rock Hill murder investigation


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A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection to a Rock Hill murder that took place in October. 

Rock Hill police say Johnte Kaheem Williams was arrested Tuesday afternoon for the murder of Justin Penland. Williams was the last person police were searching for in this case. 

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Williams was taken into custody during a traffic stop on Patriot Parkway in Rock Hill. He has been charged with murder, attempted armed robbery, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, and possession with intent to distribute marijuana. 

Justin Penland was found in his car on Oct. 26 in the 2300 block of Eden Terrace in the Mallard Creek Apartments complex with multiple gunshot wounds.

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Williams’ bond hearing will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday. Police say this investigation is now closed. 

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