MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic County Grand Jury has handed up an indictment against a 23 year-old Atlantic City man for the August 2020, fatal shooting of Wayne Brown, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.
Keshawn T. Faulkner, of Atlantic City, is indicted on the following charges for the murder of 25 year-old Wayne Brown:
- 2C:11-3A(3) – Felony Murder
- 2C:15-1A(3)- Robbery
- 2C:39-4A(1) – Unlawful Poss. Of Firearm
- 2C: 39-5- Poss. of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose
On Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, Atlantic City Police received a 911 call, at 11:45 a.m., reporting a shooting. Officers responded to the Madison Hotel, 125 S Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd and located Wayne Brown, 25, on the 11th floor with an apparent gunshot wound.
Chief Assistant Prosecutor Seth Levy represents the state in this matter.
This cooperative investigation by the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department.
Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.