GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) – A second person has been charged in the August 2 shooting death of Ahmaad Nunley.
Nunley and another person were found shot multiple times around 2 a.m. at the intersection of Illinois Route 3 and Niedringhaus Ave. in Granite City. They were both taken to the hospital, where Nunley died of his injuries. The other victim’s condition was not released.
Mantia Johnson, Jr., of Granite City, and Clyde Leonard, 37, of Houston, Texas were each charged with two counts of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm, and unlawful possession of weapons by a felon in connection to the death of Ahmaad Nunley.
Johnson, 34, was captured by members of the US Marshal Service’s Smoky Mountains Fugitive Task Force on Aug. 19 in Knoxville, Tennessee He was later extricated to Madison County. Both suspects are being held at the Madison County Jail.