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Page student arrested in connection to Greensboro man found dead in roadway

Police arrested Ozahrie Lee Brooks, 18, in connection to the death of Rysyrus Maurice Whitehurst. He faces an accessory after the fact charge.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A second arrest was made Monday in connection to a man who was reported missing and later found dead on Randleman Road.

Police said Ozahrie Lee Brooks, 18, was arrested outside of Page High School in Greensboro. Officers charged him with accessory after the fact in the death of Rysyrus Whitehurst. Guilford County Schools officials confirmed Brooks is a student at Page. 

According to Greensboro police, Whitehurst was reported missing by his family back on Jan. 5 and later found dead.

Detectives arrested Tahj Jahmier Johnson-Harris, 22, of Greensboro, on Jan. 13 and charged him with first-degree murder. 

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000.

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