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2 men charged for shooting at people standing on porch

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Demant Miguel Crews (Source: WPD) Demant Miguel Crews (Source: WPD)
Deandre Sha'he Watkins (Source: WPD) Deandre Sha'he Watkins (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Three people are accused of firing several shots at people standing on a front porch were arrested by the US Marshal's Fugitive Task Force.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, Demant Miguel Crews, 24, and Deandre Sha'he Watkins, 17, are accused of walking up to an apartment on Greendale Drive April 28 and began shooting at several people before running away.

They believe the third person may have been involved in another shooting two days later.

Officers with the WPD were called to the scene but were unable to locate any suspects at the time. Several leads led to warrants on Crews and Watkins, who were both taken into custody May 4, 2013.

Crews was booked and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and probation violation.

Watkins was booked and charged with:

  • assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury
  • probation violation
  • attempted breaking and entering
  • possession of a firearm by a felon
  • possession of a handgun by a minor

The victim was taken to the hospital by a friend.

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