2nd Suspect Charged in Fatal Ferris Park Shooting Incident

LANSING, MI – Malcolm Alexander Williams, 23-years-old, of Lansing, has been formally charged in 54-A District Court in the fatal shooting incident that took place on Monday August 5th on Pine Street in Lansing. Lansing police were called to the area of North Pine and West Genesee streets about 7:15 p.m. Monday and found 17-year-old Taijion Gant dead at the scene after he had been shot to death.Malcolm Williams

Two other people were also shot when gunfire erupted. A 16-year-old boy and a 19-year-old man are recovering from their injuries.

Malcolm Williams has been charged with:

Count 1: Homicide – Open Murder
Count 2: Assault with Intent to Murder
Count 3: Weapons – Carrying Concealed
Count 4: Weapons – Felony Firearms
Count 5: Weapons – Felony Firearms

His bond was set at $200,000 cash or surety. His next scheduled appearance in court room 54-A in front of Judge Buchanan is on August 29th at 1:00PM for a Probable Cause Conference. His preliminary exam is schedule for September 5th at 8:30AM.

Denzel Gibbons, 19-years-old, of Lansing, has also been charged in this incident.  Gibbons has been formally charged with:

Count 1: Assault with intent to Murder
Count 2: Weapons – Dangerous Weapons – Carrying with Unlawful Intent
Count 3: Weapons – Carrying Concealed
Count 4: Assault with a Dangerous Weapon – Felonious Assault
Count 5: Weapons – Felony Firearms
Count 6: Weapons – Felony Firearms
Count 7: Weapons – Felony Firearms

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