Man arrested for murder of Dillon 5-year-old

Marquis Antoine McRae (FCDC)

Marquis Antoine McRae, 20, of Dillon is charged with murder in the death of five-year-old Perla Azucena Banuelos-Allende, according to Captain Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office.

Arnette said McRae was arrested in Winston- Salem, North Carolina and is being held at the Forsyth County Detention Center.

The bookings report shows that McRae is being held on a fugitive warrant.

Deputies said someone was shooting at a party in the neighborhood when Perla and two others were shot.

Perla was asleep in bed when relatives said a bullet came through the wall and killed the little girl.

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Lakeisha Martin, 24, is charged with attempted murder for shooting one of the victims, but she's not charged in the five-year-old's death, according to Arnette.

McRae is awaiting an extradition hearing to determine when he will return to Dillon.

We will keep you posted on when that happens.

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