Third Arrest Made in Homicide on Tranters Creek Way

October 23, 2018

On Sunday, October 7, 2018, at approximately 11:02 PM, the Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center received a 911 call from the 6400 block of Tranters Creek Way saying multiple shots were fired and a male party was lying on the sidewalk.


Multiple units responded and discovered the male party unconscious and not breathing.  Deputies started life saving efforts until medical personnel arrived. Once on scene, medical attempted to revive the victim however, they were unsuccessful, and the victim succumbed to his injuries.

Detectives have arrested a third suspect, Wayne TC Sellers, DOB: 12/19/97. He was arrested in the jurisdiction of Phillips County and is currently being housed at the Logan County Jail on the charge of First Degree Murder pending transfer to the Criminal Justice Center Jail in El Paso County.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office would like to thank the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, the Phillips County Sheriff's Office, the Logan County Sheriff's Office, and the Holyoke Police Department for their assistance.

A mug shot of Sellars is attached to this Media Release.

MR 18-111