Two Charged with Allegedly Fatally Shooting 15-Year-Old on North 35th Street

Two have been charged with fatally shooting a 15-year-old in 5500 block of North 35th Street.

Alex Dixon was charged with first degree reckless homicide, and Martaouse Holloway was charged with first degree reckless homicide.

An arrest warrant was issued for Holloway.

According to the criminal complaint, Melanie Johnson was shot twice.

The brother of Melanie had a physical relationship with the mother of Alex’s child and Alex found out about the relationship.

Her brother had been sitting in a chair next to the window, but he was going towards the bedroom when he heard several noises and it took him a second to a realize the noise was gunshots.

Dixon told police Holloway and him went to the house.

Holloway handed him a sawed off shotgun and allegedly told him they “were going to air out the house.”

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