Third suspect wanted for murder of Rockford rapper

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A third suspect is wanted on murder and concealment charges for the death of a Rockford rapper.

Dakota Graff, 21, is one of three suspects accused of killing William Pickering, who was also known by nicknames of EBE Bandz and Billy Da Kid.

Pickering, 23, was reported missing on June 1. After being reported missing, investigators were called to the 500 block of Fisher Ave. near the Valencia Apartments where Pickering lived.

The investigation helped detectives identify a crime scene at 5200 Indian Avenue. With further information, police say Pickering's body was found at an undisclosed location in unincorporated Winnebago County.

Graff was charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, residential burglary and concealment of a homicidal death. Police have obtained a warrant for Graff's arrest.

The other two suspects, William Arzate, 22, and Manuel Ramirez, 22, were released on bond​ two weeks ago.

Arzate, 22, was charged with two counts of first degree murder and one count of concealing a homicide. Ramirez, 22, was charged with one count of concealing a homicide.