WPD makes an arrest in Sunday’s murder
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police said they made an arrest in the Sunday night homicide.
Investigators said Marokus Ballard, 19, was charged in the murder of Hisan Polk, 23. Police said Ballard made his first court appearance Thursday at the New Hanover County Courthouse. At the hearing, Ballard’s case was continued and he was appointed an attorney. Ballard remains in jail under no bond.
Polk was found on the 1500 block of South 15th Street suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was later pronounced dead at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
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