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Silent Observer launches Wanted billboard for man in connection with fatal shooting

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Posted at 12:32 PM, Jan 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-22 12:32:31-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Silent Observer has posted its first Wanted billboard for an individual believed to be connected to a fatal shooting.

Darrius Hardges is wanted in the shooting death investigation of Jewelian Trevino and Silent Observer is asking the public for help finding him, a news release said Friday.

Trevino was shot and killed Sept. 27, 2020 around Curve Street SW and Underhill Avenue SW.

The Grand Rapids Police Department has obtained a four-count felony warrant for Hardges.

Hardges is 5’4”, weighs 130 pounds, has scars on his forehead over his left eye and should be considered armed and dangerous.

Silent Observer’s new billboard is located on Kalamazoo just north of Boston.

They’re offering a $2,500 reward for information that leads to Hardges’ whereabouts and arrest.

Anyone with information may call 616-774-2345.