Milan Police Charge Teen With Murder


Milan Police have arrested and charged a 17 year old with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with a Tuesday night shooting that left two people dead.

Police are still searching for a second suspect in connection to the shooting.

Milan police identified Troy A. Whitmore II, 19, of Humboldt, and Deairrious D. Young, 20, of Milan, as the two killed in the shooting.

Police received a shots fired call about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Meadows Apartment Complex off Cantrell Street.

When officers arrived, they found two men laying on the ground near one of the buildings.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the second man was taken to near by Milan General Hospital by before being pronounced dead.