Teen wanted for murder in Maryland arrested in Brunswick County

Anton Hosea Elsezy Jr. (Photo: BCSO)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A teen wanted on murder charges out of Maryland was arrested in Brunswick County on Tuesday.

According to the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, deputies assisted an outside agency with conducting a felony traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by Anton Hosea Elsezy Jr. in the area of Seaside and Old Georgetown roads.

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Elsezy is accused of fatally shooting 18-year-old Tyron Deandre Davis on Dec. 4, 2019. Police say the shooting happened outside of a McDonald’s in Baltimore.

Elsezy is in the Brunswick County Detention Center and awaiting extradition back to Maryland.