SFPD Homicide Investigators Make Arrest in Ingleside District Homicide

San Francisco Police Homicide Investigators arrested Marcellis Williams, 20, of San Francisco on May 30, 2013, in connection with the murder of Jahmad Karriem, 20, of San Francisco. Karriem was killed when he entered his friend’s residence and interrupted a burglary in progress on April 1, 2012 at 356 Louisburg Street.

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Victim Jahmad Karriem

During the course of this year long investigation, Roderick Thomas, 24, was implicated in the case and a warrant for homicide, robbery, and burglary was issued for his arrest. Roderick Thomas is still outstanding and is considered to be armed and dangerous.

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 WANTED: Roderick Thomas

 IN CUSTODY: Marcellis Williams

The San Francisco Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in helping locate Roderick Thomas. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Sergeant Jon Kasper of the SFPD Homicide Detail at (415) 553-1145. Information can be given anonymously on the Anonymous Tip Line at (415) 575-4444. Messages can also be sent via mobile phone to Text a Tip at TIP411. Begin the text message with “SFPD”.


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