North Carolina man arrested for fatal shooting on Downtown Mall
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Charlottesville Police Department says a person has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting on the Downtown Mall.
According to police, the incident occurred on Oct. 23 near the 200 block of West Main Street.
Officers responded to the area of Lucky Blue’s Bar for a shots fired call.
Two people were involved in an altercation and Davonn J. Wilson was shot several times. He was later pronounced dead at the University of Virginia Health System.
Around 10 p.m. on Oct. 28, Marcel Darell Washington of Charlotte, North Carolina was arrested on charges of second-degree murder and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
He was arrested in Tennessee and work is underway to extradite him to Virginia.
At this time, he does not have an appearance scheduled in a Charlottesville court.
Warrants for Washington were issued on Oct. 25, and police worked with the U.S. Marshal’s Service to locate him.
Two women were also hurt in the incident, and they were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.