UPDATE: Third arrest made in murder of missing Mobile man case

Mobile County

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — UPDATE (8:28 p.m. 7/1/20): A third arrest was made in the murder case of 27-year-old De’Varea Rashad Powell.

25-year-old Gary Hudson has been located, arrested and charged with murder and shooting into an unoccupied vehicle.

Gary Hudson

Original story

The Mobile Police Department says 27-year-old De’Varea Rashad Powell was found dead after he was pronounced missing Monday.

Mobile Police say Raquise Murphy, 26, and Rudolph Caver, 25 have been charged with murder.

The following is an unedited press release from MPD.

Mobile Police have arrested two men and charged them with murder after a man missing was found dead. On Sunday, June 28, 2020, police responded to Summer Place Apartments, 557 Azalea Road, in reference to a person shot. Officers discovered that after the victim was shot, his body was removed from the location where he was shot. 

The victim’s body was later found on Shelton Beach Road in a wooded area. Officers confirmed the body was that of missing person 27-year-old De’Varea Rashad Powell.

Raquise Murphy, 26, and Rudolph Caver, 25, were both found connected to Powell’s murder. Murphy and Caver were booked in Metro Jail this morning and charged with murder.



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