BOSTON (CBS) — The man police say shot and killed another man at a Mattapan barbershop last year was arraigned in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday.
William Shakespeare, 29 of Dedham, is charged with first-degree murder and several gun charges. He was ordered held without bail.READ MORE: Mass General, Brigham And Women's Among Top Hospitals In New U.S. News Rankings
Prosecutors said he murdered 31-year-old Marcus Hall as Hall took a young relative to get a haircut at a Blue Hill Avenue barbershop on June 14, 2016.READ MORE: BeerWorks Permanently Closing All 5 Locations Due To COVID Pandemic
They said security cameras caught Hall and Shakespeare involved in an argument. After witnesses heard gunshots, Hall was found shot several times in the building’s parking lot.
Shakespeare was tracked to the Bronx, where he has family. He was taken into custody by Boston Police, US Marshals, and the NYPD there on January 31.MORE NEWS: Moderna And Pfizer To Expand COVID Vaccine Trials For Young Children
He is due back in court March 21.