24-year-old Milwaukee double homicide suspect added to the Ten Most Wanted FBI fugitives list, Shanika S. Minor is considered armed and dangerous, a $100,000 reward leading to her arrest has been offered by the FBI.
By H. Nelson Goodson
Hispanic News Newtork U.S.A.
June 28, 2016
Milwaukee, WI – Shanika S. Minor, 24, is wanted for the alleged March 6, 2016 Milwaukee murder of Tamecca Lashae Perry, 23, originally from Chicago, who was nine months pregnant. Minor has been placed on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. Minor has been charged with 1st-degree intentional homicide and 1st-degree intentional homicide of an unborn child. If convicted of both felony homicide charges, Minor is facing two consecutive life sentences in prison without the possibility of parole.
The Milwaukee County criminal complaint says, that Minor invaded the apartment where Perry was staying and fatally shot her in front of Perry’s boyfriend, Minor’s mother and Perry’s children over a loud music dispute. Perry was about 39 to 40 weeks pregnant, according to the criminal complaint.The FBI says, Minor allegedly shot Perry, who then collapsed inside her residence and died in front of her two children. The Perry’s unborn child, due within a week, also died before emergency medical personnel arrived.The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading directly to the arrest of Minor.
Minor may have contact with people in Missouri, Mississippi, Texas, Tennessee, Ohio, and possibly Georgia. Minor’s last known address was in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Additionally, Minor does not have any history of prior travel outside of the United States or any contact with individuals residing internationally, according to the FBI.
Update: Shanika S. Minor has been taken into custody. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina was contacted by the FBI that a tip informed them that Minor was staying at a motel near the Fayetteville airport. She was taken into custody on early Friday, July 1st around 1:30 a.m. without incident, according to the FBI.