Good news to report in the case concerning our departed sister Keyonna Blakeney, who was found on April 16 beaten and stabbed to death in a Rockville, MD hotel room days after celebrating her birthday.
Two arrests have been made in the case. Montgomery County. MD police with the assistance of US Marshals have arrested 21 year old Keith Christopher Renier and 17 year old juvenile Arbra Arnie Bethea in SE Washington DC yesterday and charged both of them with first degree murder..
Bethea has been charged (and rightly so) as an adult in this case, but because he is a juvenile, a photo of him was not released to the media. Renier and Bethea are also facing charges of armed robbery, conspiracy to commit first degree murder and conspiracy to commit armed robbery.
Both are being held in the custody of the district of Columbia Department of Corrections and are both awaiting extradition to Montgomery County, MD.
Stay tuned to these TransGriot electronic pages to get more information about this ongoing Blakeney case as I receive it. Let’s also hope and pray that justice is properly served.