John Conyers Death: Burlington Police officers responded to a shooting report at the 500 block of Cameron Street on Wednesday, November 10.
Upon officers arrival at the scene, they located a victim in serious condition in the roadway. Alamance County EMS arrived on scene and pronounced the victim deceased.
The victim was identified as 33-year-old John Conyers.
Through the course of this investigation, the Criminal Investigation Division of the Burlington Police Department has identified a suspect in this case. Arrest warrants have been obtained for the arrest of Rasheem Leondre Currie, a 28-year-old male, of Burlington, NC for First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Felon.
On Monday, November 29, 2021, at approximately 1:30 PM, Rasheem Leondre Currie turned himself in peacefully and was taken into custody.
Currie was charged with First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Felon. He is currently being held at the Alamance County Jail with no bond.