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Police roundup: Beckley man arrested in connection with Sunday shooting

December 12, 2018 GMT

HUNTINGTON — A Beckley man has been identified as a possible suspect in a shooting that occurred Sunday evening in the 900 block of 27th Street and was arrested on a parole violation Monday afternoon, according to Huntington Police.

A witness said three suspects entered a residence at 938 27th St. on Sunday and shot a man and a dog. The man was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, while the dog died, according to a news release.

Members of the Huntington Police Department’s Violent Crime and Special Investigations units investigated the shooting throughout the day Monday.

Jerell Maurice Johnson, 30, was arrested on a parole violation after a traffic stop Monday afternoon. Investigators obtained a search warrant for a residence Johnson frequents in the 300 block of 8th Avenue and found a firearm and marijuana, according to the release.

Johnson is at the Western Regional Jail and faces possible charges of being a prohibited person with a firearm stemming from the search warrant on 8th Avenue and wanton endangerment and burglary stemming from the shooting incident on 27th Street.

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The shooting incident remains under investigation.

The following information was provided by police reports from the Huntington Police Department:

The Huntington Police Department listed 12 new incident reports in the 24-hour period ending at 3 p.m. Tuesday, according to the printout released by the department. However, the individual police reports were not made available, so these are the only known details:

Disorderly conduct, 4:19 a.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of 3rd Avenue.

Stolen auto/auto theft, 3 a.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of 9th Avenue.

Petit larceny, 9 p.m. Monday, 100 block of 5th Avenue.

Suspended/revoked license — miscellaneous, 8:43 p.m. Monday, 1300 block of Hal Greer Boulevard.

Burglary, entry of dwelling or outhouse, 8 a.m. Monday, 1800 block of West 5th Avenue.

Counterfeiting, 4:30 p.m. Friday, 900 block of 10th Avenue.

Threatening communications by electronic device, 12:19 p.m. Monday, 200 block of 4th Avenue.

Petit larceny, 8 a.m. Friday, 3400 block of 5th Avenue.

Joyriding — stolen vehicle without intent to permanently deprive, 1:30 a.m. Monday, 1300 block of Hal Greer Boulevard.

Information report, 7:28 a.m. Monday, 9th Avenue and 20th Street.

Battery, 9 p.m. Sunday, 1800 block of Rural Avenue.

Warrant service/execution, 12:08 a.m. Monday, 700 block of 6th Avenue.

The following information was provided by booking records kept at Western Regional Jail:

Kierston Rene McIntyre, 25, was jailed at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged her with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. Bond was not set.