ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) – Four teens have been charged in the stabbing death of a man near Pendleton.
The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office said 17-year-old Kemijai Santrez Antonio Anderson Jr., 18-year-old Michelle Guadalupe Kirksey, 18-year-old Kailyn Tamia Dupree, and 17-year-old Ahmad Kedauris Neely are each charged with murder and criminal conspiracy.
Neely is also charged with possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Deputies are searching for a 16-year-old in connection to the deadly stabbing. The juvenile’s name has not been released.
Deputies say 49-year-old Charles Hillery of New York was stabbed multiple times in his chest, neck, head, and back during an attempted armed robbery at a home on Robinson Street.
The stabbing happened around 2:30 am. Sunday.
According to warrants, Michelle Guadalupe Kirksey distracted someone at the home by seducing him so that the male suspects could commit the robbery.
Warrants state that Kirksey and Anderson confessed to the crime.