Suspect in 2019 MacArthur Center Mall shooting wanted in Atlanta for murder of 7-year-old girl

Posted at 7:04 PM, Dec 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-29 19:04:55-05

ATLANTA - Atlanta Police are searching for a Portsmouth man wanted for the murder a 7-year-old girl in Atlanta.

Atlanta Police say they need the public's help in finding 24-year-old Daquan Reed for the murder of 7-year-old Kennedy Maxie. Police obtained warrants for his arrest on Tuesday.

In October 2019, Reed was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Atlanta, Georgia in connection with a shooting that happened inside MacArthur Center Mall.

According to U.S. Marshals, Molek Alcantara and Daquan C. Reed, both from Portsmouth, were arrested in connection with the shooting that injured a 23-year-old man and a 56-year-old woman.

Reed was charged with accessory after the fact, however in his final hearing in January the courts came to no resolution.

Anyone with information on Daquan Reed should contact 911 or Stop Crime ATL at 404-577-8477