Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information that might point to who committed a triple homicide in south Charlotte earlier this month.

Police identified the victims as Naquivs Aqueece Benson, 29; Jarvis Mandrell Benson, 28; and Javarius Deshawn McGee, 30. The there were found shot to death Dec. 4 inside a home in the 9500 block of China Grove Church Road, near Pineville.

On Monday, police said the killing was not a random act and was likely drug related.

According to an initial investigation, detectives believe that Naquivs Benson and Mandrell Benson, two brothers, had gone to the home to celebrate McGee’s birthday, which was the day before.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-432-TIPS and speak directly to a homicide detective, or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600, or visit the Crime Stoppers website at

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