Antoine Little Found Innocent in James Cain’s Death

Jurors deliberated for less than five hours before they found Antoine Little innocent of murder Wednesday, acquitting him of all charges in connection with the stabbing death of 52-year-old James Cain. Police found Cain on June 25, 2012, in the 1500 block of Kenilworth Avenue Northeast suffering from five stab wounds, including one to the … Read more →

Jurors Begin Deliberations in Antoine Little Murder Case

In closing arguments, prosecutors and defense attorneys both told jurors that an argument between Antoine Little and James Cain started a physical confrontation where Cain was stabbed and killed. Assistant U.S. Attorney Gary Wheeler said Little initiated the physical confrontation after he felt disrespected because Cain called him a fake Muslim. But Little’s defense attorney … Read more →

Trial Begins for Antoine Little in the Stabbing Death of James Cain

Prosecutors say Antoine Little stabbed 53-year-old James Eric Cain five times after Cain called Little a “fake Muslim.” But in opening arguments Thursday, Little’s defense attorneys say that Little saw a “frenzied look” on Cain’s face that day and knew his life was on the line. “Imagine a 265-pound, six-foot-three-inch Cain, drunk and high on … Read more →

Fight Led to Fatal Monday Kennilworth Stabbing, Witnesses Say

A fight over who “was a real Muslim” led to James Cain’s stabbing death in Southeast DC Monday evening, a witness in the case has told police. Antoine Little, 36, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of second-degree murder while armed in connection with Cain’s death. He was ordered held Friday pending a preliminary hearing in … Read more →

Antoine Little Arrested in Stabbing Death of James Eric Cain

A Southwest DC man has been arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder while armed in connection with the Monday stabbing death of James Eric Cain. MPD identified the suspect as 36-year-old Antoine Little. A press release from MPD is below. June 29, 2012 Arrest Made in Homicide in the 1500 Block of Kenilworth Avenue, NE … Read more →

Antoine Little

  • Arrested: June 28, 2012
  • Age: 36
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Unknown

Acquitted in the June 25, 2012, death of James Eric Cain.