Kwanique Williams, Mark Staggers Arrested for Aug. 6-7 Murders in Paterson
Monday, August 19, 2013 • 12:25pm
PATERSON, NJ - Paterson Police have made arrests in the two murders that occurred in the city on National Night Out in the overnight hours between Aug. 6 and 7.
Kwanique Williams, 21, and Mark Staggers, 20, were arrested for two related murders that happened hours apart. Jaquell Johnson was shot to death on Godwin Avenue and Auburn Street just before midnight on Aug. 6. A few hours later, Derrick Fitts was shot to death at 6th Avenue and East 26th Street (i.e., the Black Hill).
The arrests were made on Friday, Aug. 16 and Saturday, Aug. 17, and were announced by Paterson Police on Monday.