Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Winslow Township Police Chief George Smith reported a Williamstown man has been arrested and charged in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred January 24, 2017.
Aaron Aycox, 18, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old Michael Branham of Sicklerville. He is scheduled to have a pretrial detention hearing on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 10 am before Superior Court Judge Edward J. McBride, Jr. in court room 36 at the Camden County Hall of Justice.
He is accused of fatally shooting Michael Branham during a robbery on Victoria Manor Court in in Sicklerville on January 24, 2017.
Aycox was taken into custody by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Regional Fugitive Task Force in Camden on Wednesday February 15, 2017.
He was remanded to the Camden County Jail pending the pretrial detention hearing in accordance with the New Jersey Bail Reform. Under the recent Criminal Justice Reform rules, the court may order Aycox be detained without bail or released with conditions.
All persons charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Released Thursday, February 16, 2017.