Raekwon Leanto Parker, Lee County Sheriff’s Department
On September 4, 2019, at approximately 11:00 am cdst, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office assisted by the Phenix City Police Department arrested Raekwon Leanto Parker (23) of Phenix City, Alabama. Raekwon Parker is charged with one count of Capital Murder.
He remains in the Lee County Detention Facility without bond as a Capital Murder defendant under Alabama law.
The arrest stems from the following investigation:
On August 9, 2019 the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to an unoccupied home on Lee Road 315, Phenix City, Alabama in reference to suspicious activity. Upon arrival Deputies discovered a deceased male victim in the driver’s seat of his vehicle. It appeared the victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was identified as Demetrius Darrell Bradford Jr. (20) of Fort Mitchell, Alabama. He was sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences for a post mortem examination. The results of that examination resulted in Bradford’s death being ruled a criminal homicide. Lee County Sheriffs investigators developed information that resulted in the recovery of evidence that connected Parker to the crime.
If you have any information about this case or any other case please contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 334-749-5651 or the Lee County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-522-7847.