Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Jaden Roderick McCallum, 17 (DOB: 01/25/2000), of Detroit, in connection with the fatal shooting of his stepfather Algernon Moore, 46, also of Detroit.
McCallum is alleged to have fatally shot Algernon Moore, his stepfather, on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at approximately 5:50 p.m. The shooting took place in the 16800 block of Ward on in Detroit after a brief argument the defendant had with the victim. McCallum has been charged with Open Murder and Felony Firearm.*
McCallum was arraigned on this morning before 36th District Court Magistrate Millicent Sherman. The probable cause conference is scheduled for September 18, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.; the preliminary examination is scheduled for September 25, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Both hearings are before Judge William McConico in 36th District Court.
*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.