COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Howard County Police said Quillon Long Jr. and a teenage boy, both from District Heights, are charged with first- and second-degree murder in the early June death of 22-year-old Montez Case.

Police said an investigation revealed that Case arranged to sell a cell phone online and met the two suspects near a Columbia grocery store on June 11. The suspects allegedly tried to rob Case, and he was shot.

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Case spent two days in Maryland Shock Trauma before he was pronounced dead.

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Both Long, who is 20, and the teen, who is unnamed for his age, are charged with first- and second-degree murder, armed robbery, assault, and related charges.

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The 15-year-old is being charged as an adult.

CBS Baltimore Staff