Warrants issued for two murder suspects

2/21/2014
BLADE STAFF
Rishad Williams
Rishad Williams

Arrest warrants were issued today for two Toledo men who are accused of murder for the death of Michael Williams, Jr.

Tyrone Hoskins, Jr.
Tyrone Hoskins, Jr.

Wanted for murder are Rishad Williams, 21, of 421 W. Manhattan Blvd., and Tyrone Hoskins, Jr., 23, of 618 Woodland Ave.

The victim was shot in the head and a leg on Feb. 2 in the 1500 block of Ottawa Drive at 4:14 a.m.

According to court documents, both suspects allegedly fired shots at the victim.

The motive for the shooting was not clear.

Police said the suspects were identified after "several confidential witnesses" came forward.

Williams is black, 5 feet 6 inches tall, and weighs 160 pounds. Hoskins is black, 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 250 pounds.

Police ask that anyone with information on their whereabouts call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.