More arrests anticipated in Massachusetts Street shootings

LAWRENCE, Kan. (KSNT) – The Lawrence Police Department has two people in custody in connection with the October 1 shooting in Downtown Lawrence that left three people dead and two injured.

Police said Leah Elizabeth Brown, 22, of Shawnee, Colwin Lynn Henderson, 20, and Tremel Dupree Dean, 24, both of Topeka, died as a result of their injuries.

According to police, Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, of Topeka and Dominique Jaquez McMillon, 19, also of Topeka are both in custody.

The Douglas County District Attorney’s Office filed charges against Raytonfor attempted second degree murder and criminal possession of a firearm by a felon. McMilon was charged for aggravated assault and battery.

No murder charges have been filed at this time.

Lawrence Police said the Topeka Police Department, the FBI, and the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the arrests.

Officials said they are looking to interview more subjects at this time and anticipate more arrests in this case. Detectives and officers have worked over 200 leads to date and the investigation is ongoing.

“Justice for these victims and the safety of our community are our primary concerns. To that end, we will not be discussing any details that could jeopardize this ongoing investigation and future prosecution.”

Anyone with information are asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Lawrence and Douglas County at 785-843-8477.

This is a developing story, KSNT News will continue to update as new details becomes available.


Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22
Dominique Jaquez McMillon, 19



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