BERTIE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — A 21-year-old man is now facing charges in the murder of a beloved Bertie County taxi driver.
The Bertie County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday that Raqwan D. Freeman was arrested in the death of Bryan Okeffee Harrell, and is charged with first-degree murder.
Harrell’s body was found Oct. 4 inside of a minivan in Windsor, North Carolina.
An autopsy later determined that he had been shot twice. Authorities had been offering a reward for any information that would lead to an arrest.
Freeman is also facing charges of robbery with a dangerous weapon and financial card fraud in connection with his arrest.
He is being held at the Bertie/Martin Regional Jail without bond.