North Carolina police wound suspect in Virginia death probe
May. 15, 2018
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A man wanted by Virginia authorities as they investigate a death has been shot and wounded by police in North Carolina.
Greensboro police spokesman Ronald Glenn said in a news release that 30-year-old Diairion Marqui Davis of Reidsville was wounded during a shootout Monday afternoon with officers who were trying to arrest him.
The news release said Davis is a person of interest in a homicide investigation in Danville, Virginia.
Davis was in stable condition at a Greensboro hospital. None of the officers were hurt.
Davis faces two counts of assault with intent to kill and possession of a gun by a convicted felon. There was no record of an attorney for him.
Davis is black. The race and names of the officers involved have not been released yet.