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Suspect Arrested in Raleigh Shooting

Posted January 12, 2007 5:53 p.m. EST
Updated January 13, 2007 3:06 p.m. EST

Raleigh police have arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting of a man outside a Raleigh convenience store early Friday evening.

Marcus Jermaine Williams, 31, was found behind the store on the 2100 block of Poole Road about 5 p.m., police said.

Williams had been shot and was reported to be in critical condition at WakeMed on Saturday following surgery.

Early Saturday afternoon, police took 21-year-old Kevin Devon Lott into custody and charged him with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing, investigators said after Lott's arrest.