Police have identified a teen that was killed during a drug deal gone wrong in Carneys Point Township, Salem County, New Jersey.
Nineteen-year-old Cecil Bond, of Middletown, Delaware, was shot in the head Wednesday during a shooting in the parking lot of Sullivan’s Tavern at 1 South Pennsville Auburn Road Wednesday afternoon. Bond was airlifted to Cooper Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.
Three people were arrested and charged the incident.
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Matthew Beckford, 22, was charged with robbery, possession of a firearm, and other related offenses. He remains in custody on $100,000 bail.
James Trotman, 49, was charged with murder and other related charges. He remains in custody on $750,000 bail.
Charles foster, 40, was charged with drug and related offenses. He was released.
Police say Bond and Beckford went to Carneys Point to purchase a quantity of prescription medication from Trotman and Foster. During the alleged exchange police say Bond and Beckford pulled out a gun and tried to rob the two men. Bond was shot during the incident.
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