Davenport man charged in June shooting death of another man

October 6, 2018

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man has been arrested and charged in the June shooting death of another man.

The Quad-City Times reports that 37-year-old Deondra Lamont Thomas appeared in court Saturday morning to face charges of first-degree murder and a weapons county in the June 9 shooting death of 46-year-old Jason Roberts.

Officers sent to check a report of gunshots on the morning of the shooting found Roberts suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead later at a hospital.

Thomas was arrested Friday. He’s being held without bond in the Scott County Jail.

His next hearing is set for Oct. 16.


Information from: Quad-City Times, http://www.qctimes.com

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