Beckley police search for murder suspect

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – The Beckley Police department is asking for the public’s help in finding 27-year-old Tremaine Lamar Jackson.

Jackson is wanted for first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of Troy Lee Williams in the parking lot of pet supplies plus in Beckley. The shooting occurred after 6:30 pm on May 6th. A woman connected to the shooting has been arrested.

“We do believe there are people that we haven’t spoken with that may have witnessed something the time of the incident because it occurred at 6:30 in the evening near Wal-Mart even during the pandemic there were a lot of people shopping. So we’re hoping they’re additional people that we haven’t spoken too that have the information, we ask them to come forward,” said Chief of Detectives David Allard.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact Detective Nick Walters at 304-256-1708 or call crime stoppers.