Arrest made in high school football player's death

Michael Anthony McArthur

December 20, 2011 5:29:20 PM PST
Police in Fayetteville have made an arrest in the murder of a high school football player.

Detectives arrested Michael Anthony McArthur Tuesday. He's charged with first-degree murder in the death of 18-year-old William Trower.

Investigators found Trower inside a car on Raeford Road on July 2, 2011. They say he had been shot in the head.

Police say the shooting stemmed from gang fights and a shooting inside Club Ciroc as the club was closing.

McArthur is in the Cumberland County Jail without bond.

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