Detectives with the Homicide/ADW Unit have arrested and charged Jarius Tyrone Henley, 34, for the murder of Zhonton Berry. Through their investigation detectives were able to identify Mr. Henley as a suspect. Mr. Henley agreed to speak with detectives and was voluntarily transported to police headquarters where he was interviewed. During the course of the interview Mr. Henley confessed to the crimes.
Officers said they were called to the 7000 block of Snow Lane just before 10 a.m. Thursday for an assault with a deadly weapon. They said when they arrived, they found a man shot to death inside an apartment in the Heritage Park Apartments complex. Later, police found that the body was Zhonton Berry. Many neighbors and friends of Berry were interviewed and proclaimed that Berry was a great guy and they don’t understand why this would happen to him.
Henley was charged with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, and conspiracy to commit robbery.