Harrisburg Police seek person of interest in 2014 homicide

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HARRISBURG (WPMT)- Police are looking for a man  they say may be linked to a deadly shooting  in Harrisburg last November. 


Photo Credit: Harrisburg City Police Department

The shooting happened on Nov. 30 along the 300 block of Crescent Street around 4:30 p.m.

Xavier Williams, 23, of Harrisburg,  was shot during a robbery while walking from his home to a nearby corner store, police said. Williams was rushed to the Penn State Hershey Medical Center and later died.

Investigators released surveillance video Friday of a man who has been identified as a suspect in Williams’ death.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing all black clothing, a black knit hat and sneakers.

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his arrest. Anyone with information on the man’s identity or whereabouts  is asked to call Detective Quentin Kennedy at 717-255-3157 or email qkennedy@cityofhbg.com. Tips can remain anonymous.