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Man charged in shooting case, suspected of being involved in another

Myran Rashaad Holt (Source: WPD) Myran Rashaad Holt (Source: WPD)
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) – Officers with the Wilmington Police Department have arrested a man in connection to a shooting on Clay Street.

Officers received a call about the shooting around 7:30 April 26.

About the same time, two other officers stopped a vehicle at Covil Avenue and Randal Parkway that was taking someone to the hospital after being shot in the chest with a birdshot. EMS arrive and took the passenger to the hospital.

Officers found two other victims with minor injuries while responding to their initial call on Clay Street. They were also taken to the hospital for treatment.

Detectives were able to talk to suspect Myran Rashaad Holt, 22, nearly a week later and arrested him for:

  • possession of a firearm by a felon
  • 3 counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury
  • felony probation violation
  • assault inflicting serious injury

Investigators believe Holt could be associated with another shooting that took place April 28 on Greendale Drive. In that incident, three people approached an apartment and began shooting at people on the front porch before running away.

Demant Miguel Crews and Deandre Sha'he Watkins were arrested and charged in connection with that shooting.

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