Anonymous donors have added $4,000 to the reward for information leading in the death of an 18-year-old, bringing the fund to $5,000, according to the Charleston Police Department.

Crime Stoppers and the police are seeking help in solving the Oct. 8 homicide of Malcolm Cornett Jefferson, who was found shot in a shed at 1139 Forbes Ave.

Jefferson died at Medical University Hospital.

Police believe Jefferson was shot outside and ran inside, where people were playing cards.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111 or submit a tip at or by texting 274637.