Columbia police are looking for a University of South Carolina student accused of murder and armed robbery.

Police have warrants for 20-year-old Zachery Williams. Investigators say anyone with information about Williams should contact police immediately. They also warn that he is considered armed and dangerous.

Williams and 20-year-old Xavier Glover (who has been arrested and is currently in custody at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) are accused of robbing and then fatally shooting 26-year-old Wesley Colin Brown as Brown was walking alone along the 1700 block of Senate Street Sunday morning.

Police say Williams and Glover left the scene after shooting Brown. A couple out for a morning walk found Brown and called 911, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

USC police confirmed that Williams is a current student, an experimental psychology major who lives off campus.

Anyone with information about Williams should contact police via Crimestoppers by calling 1-888-CRIME-SC or visiting midlandscrimestoppers.com. Information may be submitted anonymously.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.