[UPDATE] MCSO Arrests Man for Attempted Murder

By: MCSO Press Release
By: MCSO Press Release

[UPDATE] Madison County, FL -- April 26, 2012 --

Deputies say on Sunday April 8th, officers on routine patrol were told about a fight at the Rec-Room on Grand Street. After breaking up that fight, deputies say another one broke out down the street at the Boom Boom Room. There the officers found Rashard Miller bleeding from the stomach. Rashard Miller immediately told deputies that Antwan Miller had stabbed him.

After the fight, three other men were arrested for trying to start a riot. They are Melvin Morris, Johnny Morris, and Javon Hampton.

Rashard Miller was treated and released for his injuries and is now recovering. Deputies arrested Antwan Miller on Tuesday, April 24th.
He has since posted bond and has been released. No word yet on if Antwan is related to the man he stabbed, although they have the same last name.


[UPDATE] Madison County, FL -- April 26, 2012 --

Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that the apprehension of Antwan Maurice Miller for the charges of attempted murder were as result of the following:

On the early morning hours (12:34 AM) of Sunday the 8th day of April 2012, Sheriff’s Deputies on routine patrol at an area in Greenville Florida known as the “Rec-Room” located at 1358 SW Grand Street were advised that a fight had started inside during a party. Sheriff’s
Deputies entered the building to stop the fights and disperse the crowds. As persons were exiting the building, fights ensued outside and Officers on the scene requested additional Officers for assistance. Rashard Miller and Antwan Miller, both known by a Sheriff’s Deputy, were observed arguing and were separated and ordered to leave the area. Upon dispersing the crowd from the “Rec-Room” Deputies noted the crowd gathering again down the street at an area known as the “Boom-Boom Room” located at 1622 SW Grand street Greenville, Fl.

Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the new location of the large crowd and while again attempting to disperse the crowd, witnesses informed the Officers that Rashard Miller had been stabbed. Officers located Rashard Miller within the crowd and noted that he was bleeding profusely from his abdomen. Rashard Miller immediately, without prompting, identified the suspect to be Antwan Miller. Officers requested immediate back up and an ambulance for medical attention as additional and sporadic fighting within the crowd continued.

Upon arrival of additional Officers, persons failing to comply with lawful orders and continuing to fight, obstruct officers of their lawful duty and/or incite the riot were arrested. Three (3) persons were arrested for their involvement in the disturbance and are as follows:

Melvin Morris: B/M, DOB: 12/05/1988 of Greenville Florida. Charged with Affray

Javon Hampton, B/M, DOB: 05/06/1990 of Tallahassee Fl. Charged with Inciting a riot and Obstruction

Johnny Morris, B/M, DOB: 10/31/1990 of Greenville, Fl. Charged with inciting a riot.

While continuing to disperse crowds and apprehend those failing to comply, Officers on the scene were informed of a vehicle accident and soon learned the vehicle was occupied by the suspect of the stabbing, Antwan Miller. Witnesses inside the wrecked vehicle confirmed Antwans presence and explained that Antwan Miller was attempting to flee the scene en route to Tallahassee Florida when the accident occurred but he had been picked up by an unknown motorist before officers arrived at the accident scene.

Rashard Miller was stabilized and transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where he was admitted with serious bodily injury. At the time of this updated release, Rashard Miller has since been released from the hospital and is recovering.

The investigation into the stabbing remained pending until presenting a probable cause affidavit and an arrest warrant for Antwan Maurice Miller was issued and executed.

Antwan Maurice Miller Posted bond and was released from the Madison County Jail on Wednesday the 25th day of April 2012.

This case remains pending additional investigations and possible arrest.


Madison County, FL -- April 25, 2012 --

Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Tuesday the 24th day of April 2012, the Sheriff’s Office received information concerning the location of Antwan Maurice Miller, being a wanted person for his involvement in an attempted murder case on April 7th, 2012.

Sheriff’s Office Investigators assigned as part of the Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force with the United States Marshal’s Service accompanied by other members of the Marshal’s Fugitive Task force responded to the location identified as 481 SE Church Street in Greenville, Florida.

Antwan Maurice Miller was in fact located at the residence and was apprehended and the arrest warrant executed without further incident. Miller was transported to the Madison County Jail and charged with attempted murder. The investigation remains pending.

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  • by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 09:27 PM
    You racist idiots souund ignorant and undeducated.Just because you read of few sentences that are related to this incident, you believe you are well-informed and can judge an individual or the black community. Yes, black on black crime is a problem but racism cont. to exist in this country but if you've never had to deal w/ racial profiling or discrimination, what can you say? He was able to bond out d/t wrong info. being listed in the warrant and shady police work that favors the victim but not witness accounts of what actually occured.
  • by Family Issues Location: Tally on Apr 27, 2012 at 07:38 AM
    These guys are Brothers? How freaking sad can you get?
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      by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 06:29 PM in reply to Family Issues
      these guys arent brothers i know them personally and the next time you want to post something make sure its accurate
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      by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 09:39 PM in reply to Family Issues
      No , they are not related and the article clearly states that it was unknown if they were related or not so now you have made an uneducated ASSumption and sound foolish. Read the whole article before you comment.
  • by Dee on Apr 27, 2012 at 04:43 AM
    What a bunch of savages.
  • by Antwan Miller on Apr 26, 2012 at 03:52 PM
    I was reaching for my bag of skittles in his pockets when I accidently poked him. Thats my story And I am sticking to it
  • by Jimmy Location: Madison on Apr 26, 2012 at 01:57 PM
    It's too bad this guy is already back out on the street! The judge let him out on bond the very next day. If you ask me, this is a problem.
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      by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 06:32 PM in reply to Jimmy
      thats y no one ask for your opinion dummy do you live remotely close to these young men oh but since they are of african decent its a problem how many sexual predators are on the streets i think thats a bigger problem oh by the way are you one
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        by Jimmy on Apr 28, 2012 at 11:16 AM in reply to
        First of all when you write a sentence you should capitalize the first word in said sentence, and why is spelled like this, not y. So now that we have established that, and also that you seem to be uneducated then we can move on to something more pressing. One, I am not a sexual predator and I find it funny that you would simply say something like that as a way to help your cause in an argument.Two, as soon as this upstanding member of the community was let out on bond he began threatening others lives. Accordingly is bond was revoked immediatly and Police had to go arrest him again. I guess your argument is now mute. Maybe you should concetrate more on your sexual predators that defending this idiot.
  • by Antwan Miller on Apr 26, 2012 at 08:29 AM
    Help me Ben Crump, help me get my civil rights back and get me outta this white society
  • by Lisa on Apr 26, 2012 at 05:28 AM
    These "front pages" covered with young blacks males committing crimes have gotten ridiculous! And we're talking murders and shootings. Come on, people - it's not racism. Why are not members of the black community, especially the so-called leaders and govt. officials addressing this problem. It IS definitely a problem, and it doesn't do any good to pretend it's not a problem or that it's due to racism. Let's be honest - something needs to be done.
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      by NOMNOM on Apr 26, 2012 at 06:49 AM in reply to Lisa
      It's easier to point fingers and blame others.
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      by Lynn on Apr 26, 2012 at 06:51 AM in reply to Lisa
  • by gaboy Location: ga on Apr 26, 2012 at 03:42 AM
    thug wantedbe off the street.....show them gold teeth paid with tax dollar money
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      by roger on Apr 26, 2012 at 05:29 AM in reply to gaboy
      obama keeps tanking the economy and these fools will soon be killing each other for the gold in their teeth....one good thing about obama's destroying America
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        by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 06:38 PM in reply to roger
        you 2 idiots for one no one ever said they were thugs or this is gang related and two president bush was in office when the economy crashed but you two southern hill billies are blaming obama because hes black lets be real here if one of you 2 racist SOBs was prez blacks across the country would be homeless
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        by Anonymous on Apr 27, 2012 at 09:36 PM in reply to roger
        I pity you and your ignorance but just so you know our economy was "tanking" prior to the election of Pres. Obama, go check the facts for unemployment rates, gas prices, stock market, and the national debt so maybe you can come back with a more educated and factual response. Just to let you know 70% of people on welfare are White, so hardworking individuals like myself,making 65,000/yr pay taxes for individuals like yourself and more than likely your family members to get your food stamps, Medicaid, etc.
  • by SAXON LORD on Apr 25, 2012 at 11:09 PM
  • by Anon on Apr 25, 2012 at 08:12 PM
    How long has the U.S. Marshal's office been involved with our local law enforcement? It sure seems to be working. Good job on a lot of recent cases. Round 'em up!
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