PAULSBORO, NJ (August 28, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--On Saturday, August 25, 2018, at approximately 6:45 pm, officers from the Paulsboro Police Department responded to 205 W. Buck Street, Paulsboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey regarding reports that a subject had been shot. Upon arrival, responding officers discovered 21-year-old Davontae Randall of Paulsboro had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.
An autopsy conducted on August 26, 2018, by Gloucester County Medical Examiner Dr. Gerald Feigin, ruled the cause of death as multiple gunshot wounds and the manner of death a homicide.
Through follow-up investigation, interviews, and surveillance footage, officers of the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and the Paulsboro Police Department identified 20-year-old Anthony D. Kille as the person responsible for the death of Davontae Randall. Kille fled the area after the murder. A warrant was obtained for his arrest and over the last several days, Detectives from The Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and Paulsboro Police Department have been working with the United States Marshals Service on locating and apprehending him.
On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, Kille surrendered to the Atlantic City Police Department. Officers of the U.S. Marshal’s NY-NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office Fugitive Unit, transported him back to Gloucester County.
Kille is charged by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office with first-degree murder, second-degree possession of a weapon, second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and a third-degree receiving stolen property charge. Kille will be held in the Salem County Correctional Facility pending a detention hearing.
“The Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and Paulsboro Police Department have concentrated our investigative resources to this case since it occurred. Our detectives have been actively collecting and analyzing evidence and pursuing investigative leads as they developed. Their level of competency and commitment to their profession directly led to bringing this selfish and vicious crime to a quick resolution.” stated Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles A. Fiore.
Investigators believe there are additional witnesses who may provide crucial information in this investigation. There are no other suspects being sought at this point in the investigation. The Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office encourages any witnesses with information regarding this homicide to contact Det. Michael Bielski of the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office at 856-649-9716 or Det. Michael Minniti of the Paulsboro Police Department at 609-352-3919.
Information can also be e-mailed to the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Agencies assisting in the investigation and arrest are the U.S. Marshal’s NY-NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force; the Gloucester County S.W.A.T. Team, the Gloucester County Emergency Response Team; the New Jersey State Police; the Atlantic City Police Department; the Salem County Prosecutor’s Office; Penns Grove Police Department; Carneys Point Police Department; NJSP Real-Time Crime Center-South; and the Paulsboro Fire Department. Additionally, many officers from neighboring jurisdictions responded to provide mutual aid on the night of the shooting.
Further details of this case will not be released at this time. Future updates may be provided as the investigation allows.