- Associated Press - Monday, April 6, 2015

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Prosecutors have charged two more men in the slaying of a young Oakland mother who was fatally shot after yelling to her children to take cover.

The most recent charges brings to six the number of suspects charged in the slaying of Chyemil Pierce, who was caught in the crossfire as she tried to rush her children to safety on March 9. Pierce’s children were not physically injured.

The Oakland Tribune reports (https://bayareane.ws/1c1YjfO) 25-year-old Alex Davis of Oakland was charged with murder Monday. Twenty-year-old Dijon Ward also of Oakland was charged with being an accessory.

Four other suspects have also been charged with murder and other crimes in the case.


Information from: The Oakland Tribune, https://www.oaklandtribune.com

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