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Woman arrested in connection with Spring Lake murder

Posted July 31, 2014 10:30 a.m. EDT
Updated July 31, 2014 11:53 a.m. EDT

Shante Ellis

— Spring Lake police charged a 25-year-old woman Wednesday in connection with a fatal July 19 shooting in the 400 block of D Street.

Shante Ellis, of 448 D St., is charged with felony conspiracy in connection to Carey Terelle McLean's death.

According to investigators, Ellis argued with McLean, 30, the day before he was shot and killed by Jerri "Tweet" Davis.

Spring Lake police are still searching for Davis, of 4228 Fulton St. in Fayetteville. The 34-year-old is charged with first-degree murder in McLean's death.

Ellis was being held Thursday at the Cumberland County jail under a $150,000 bond.

Anyone with information about Davis' whereabouts is asked to contact Spring Lake police at 910-436-0350 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.