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BREAKING NEWS: More charges filed in shooting
Incident was early Sunday on Third Street
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Additional charges have been filed in connection with a shooting early Sunday on Third Street in Martinsville.
According to a news release issued Wednesday, two people were charged:
• Willie Tyree Grant, 21, of 1124 Drewry Road, Martinsville, faces charges of conspire to maliciously shoot into dwelling, discharge firearm from motor vehicle, maliciously shoot into occupied dwelling and discharge firearm in city.
Grant was jailed with no bond, the release said.
• A 17-year-old was charged with discharging firearm from motor vehicle, two counts of discharge firearm into occupied building, and one count of discharge firearm in public place, the release said.
The juvenile, whose name was not released, was taken to WW Moore Detention Center.
Police have said previously that Grant was treated and released after being wounded in the incident Sunday.
According to the release, the investigation is continuing. The Martinsville Police Department is asking anyone with information to call the department at 403-5300 or Crimestoppers at 632-7463.