Sheldon Workman arrested for Trapp murder

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – Earlier today, Fairfield County Sheriff Will Montgomery announced the arrest of Sheldon Avery Workman, 19, for the murder of Andrew Marquise Trapp.


Deputies responded to a shooting incident at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Aug. 2, on Cole Trestle Road  in Blair, where there had been a large gathering of several hundred people. Upon arrival, deputies found several gunshot victims. Fairfield County EMS transported all victims to the hospital where Trapp was pronounced dead.

Workman is also charged with four counts of attempted murder, two counts of discharging a firearm into a vehicle and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Cortex Javar Whitener, 20, and Rodriquez Dewayne Edmonds, 19, were previously arrested for this incident. All three are currently detained at the Fairfield County Detention Center.

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