Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 1:54 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

LR man held on murder charge after shooting

By Gavin Lesnick

This article was originally published November 19, 2012 at 7:55 a.m. Updated November 19, 2012 at 11:10 a.m.

Theodore Davis

— A Little Rock man was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder Sunday after a shooting in the parking lot of a local beauty salon.

Theodore Davis Jr., 26, is accused of fatally shooting 19-year-old Davante Williams during an argument Sunday.

Police records show Davis was taken into custody about 4:10 p.m. at his home at 1321 College St.

The arrest came after the shooting at 2801 S. Arch St. left Williams with a gunshot wound in his head. Williams' girlfriend said her boyfriend shot himself, but police say they later received a call from a suspect wanting to confess the crime.

Police on Sunday didn't release the suspect's name but confirmed the call came from Davis' residence.

Williams was taken from the shooting scene to UAMS Medical Center, where he later died.

Comment on: LR man held on murder charge after shooting

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 2 of 2 total comments

taunya says... November 19, 2012 at 2:02 p.m.

I was getting ready to ask why would the victim's girlfriend lie and say that he shot himself and then I started to think that the guys were probably arguing over her.

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Gt coordinator

    The Arkadelphia School District is accepting applications fo...
    ARKADELPHIA, AR

  • Truck drivers

    truck driversneeded nowin little rock!Learn to drive for USA...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Delivery drivers

    drivers wanted- Delivery drivers needed for our Camp Robinso...
    CONWAY, AR

  • Rns lpns cnas

    RNs, LPNs & CNAsAll shifts LTC experience required. Please a...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Clinician

    clinician $1000 Sign on Bonus The Centers for Youth and Fami...
    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas

Search 727 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online