Cooper announces reward for information on Columbus County murders, assault

Published 4:36 pm Thursday, December 16, 2021

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Governor Roy Cooper announced on Wednesday, December 15 that the State of North Carolina is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murders of De’onde Qwabe Xavier Sadler, 27; Mack Darren Jenkins Jr., 26; Kameesha Dae’zuhnaka Powell, 20; and the assault of Ordashia Zhane McFadden, 22.

“On Saturday, July 3, 2021, Chadbourn Police Department responded to a call at Bando nightclub located at 228 Broadway Road, Chadbourn, North Carolina. Upon arrival, De’onde Qwabe Xavier Sadler and Mack Darren Jenkins, Jr., were found lying on the ground, deceased from gunshot wounds,” stated a press release from the governor’s office.

“While on the scene, Chadbourn Police Officers were advised of additional gunshot victims arriving at Columbus Regional Medical Center,” the release continued. “Kameesha Dae’zuhnaka Powell succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The fourth gunshot victim, Ordashia Zhane McFadden survived her injuries.”

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Anyone with information concerning this case should contact the Chadbourn Police Department at 910-654-4146 or the State Bureau of Investigation at 919-662-4500.