Second person charged in North Fort Myers murder

Posted at 9:56 AM, Sep 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-06 09:56:30-04

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla -- A second arrest has been made in the murder of a Labelle man, who was killed in North Fort Myers.

Maurice Wilson is the second suspect accused of murdering Johntavius Johnson on August 31, 2017. Wilson and the other suspect, a 17-year old, have been accused of shooting and killing Johnson. Because the suspect is a minor, Fox 4 is not identifying him.

Authorities say they were responding to a shooting when they found Johnson's body.

Wilson is now being held in the Hendry County Jail, the teen suspect is in a juvenile detention center.