Crime of the Week: Gun used in homicide sought

Posted: Feb. 7, 2013 9:11 am Updated: Mar. 7, 2013 1:15 pm


Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers needs your assistance in recovering a handgun used in a homicide Jan. 3.

The shooting occurred about 3 p.m. in the 200 block of South 11th in Quincy. Police said the suspect, Vincent Carter, fled the scene on foot, heading northwest with the gun. He was arrested at a residence in the 700 block of North Fifth.

If you have any information on the location of this gun, call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 228-4474 or submit a tip by going to You will be eligible for a cash reward upon confirmation that your information led to the recovery of the gun used in the homicide.