Four people dead over $1,400? In a twisted turn of events, Yes. Four people left for dead after an argument over the $1,400 Government issued check.
Malik Halfacre, Demanded that his Ex- Partner split her issued $1,400 covid relief check.
Malik Halfacre, 25, demanded Jeanettrius Moore give him half of her COVID-19 relief payment in an argument that culminated in the deaths of four people, including a child, the victim's family says.
Officers initially responded to reports of a shooting at 253 North Randolph Street just after 9:35 p.m. to find a woman shot in the upper back, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) said in a news release on Monday.
Police said the suspect, Malik Halfacre, allegedly fled the scene in a 2012 Chevrolet Impala and took his daughter, six-month-old Malia Halfacre, with him. Detectives located the infant around 5:30 a.m. on Sunday safe and unharmed.
Halfacre was arrested the same day for his alleged role in the murders after an hours-long standoff at a residence on the 6200 block of Eastridge Drive.