CMPD: Detectives Charge Two Brothers For Shooting A Woman In Front Of Her Child In North Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Detectives say two brothers have been charged for the shooting of a 22-year-old woman in the presence of her one-week-old infant.
Police charged Daquan and Daluan Code with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, resisting arrest, and various additional charges after responding to the shooting around 1 a.m. August 5th, according to a news release.
Officers say they found the injured woman in her car with her baby near the intersection of Statesville Avenue and Jeff Adams Drive, which is just a short distance away from the scene of the shooting on Justice Avenue, according to a news release.
Detectives say they found more than 130 ecstasy pills, 300 grams of marijuana, two pistols, money, and other drug paraphernalia when they searched the home where the shooting took place, according to a news release.
Police say they additionally charged Daluan Code with trafficking of MDMA, possession with the intent to sell/deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Officers say the investigation into this case is ongoing, and anyone with more information should contact Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.