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19-year-old charged with murder in shooting on Donald Ross Road

One person was pronounced dead on March 19 after Medic responded to a call on Donald Ross Road at West Boulevard.
One person was pronounced dead on March 19 after Medic responded to a call on Donald Ross Road at West Boulevard. WBTV

A 19-year-old has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with a shooting March 19 in west Charlotte.

Da’Quan Grier is accused of killing Ja’Corei Davis, 27, during an incident in the 1700 block of Donald Ross Road near West Boulevard, according to a report from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

The department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team found Grier on Sunday in the 1600 block of Clanton Road, not far from the scene of the shooting. The officers took Grier into custody without incident, according to the report.

The shooting was reported to police at 1:49 p.m. March 19 as an assault with a deadly weapon. When officers arrived at the scene, they found Davis suffering from a gunshot wound. He died at the scene.

Karen Sullivan

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