- Associated Press - Thursday, April 5, 2018

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A 19-year-old man has been charged in a fatal Columbia shooting.

The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that Damontrion Doxley, of Columbia, was charged Wednesday with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of 27-year-old Javonte Roy. Bond is set at $1 million. No attorney is listed for Doxley in online court records.

Residents of the area said they heard as many as 11 shots Tuesday when Roy was shot while outside on a driveway. Roy was pronounced dead at a hospital. Doxley was arrested while sitting in a vehicle identified by witnesses as the car seen leaving the area after the shooting.


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Boone County Sheriff’s Department Det. Tom O’Sullivan says the investigation is continuing and detectives are working to determine the motive for the shooting.

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Information from: Columbia Daily Tribune, http://www.columbiatribune.com

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