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Indy man arrested for shooting

Latest: 7:27, 3/18/14, Tuesday INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Police arrested a man wanted in connection to a murder in Danville.
Latest: 7:27, 3/18/14, Tuesday
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- Police arrested a man wanted in connection to a murder in Danville. Police say 30-year old Dejuan Alexander was taken into custody without incident during a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon. Alexander will be held pending extradition to Vermilion County.
Latest: 4:40 pm, 3/17/14, Monday
DANVILLE -- No arrests have been made in Sunday's early morning shooting which left one man dead. Police were called to the 600-block of North Vermilion Street for a bar fight. While inside, shots were fired a block away.

25-year old Demaree Tetter was shot and killed. It all started with a fight between two groups of men. Witnesses say one group was from Indiana. Now police believe the men were from Indianapolis to be exact.

A popular rapper held a concert at Deuce Night Club. Police and club security tried to stop the fight inside. Then, multiple gun shots were fired outside in the back parking lot.

Police took a group of men in for questioning, but they were released. Authorities say they don't have a motive for the shooting at this time. They say a large crowd of people were at or near the shooting.

If anyone has information, they're asked to contact police.

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 - TIPS
vccrimestoppers.org
Update: 7:04 am, 3/17/14, Monday
DANVILLE -- An autopsy is scheduled for Monday on a man who was shot early Sunday. It happened at a bar on North Vermilion Street.

Police say 25-year old Demaree Tetter, of Danville, was shot and killed. A 35-year old man was also shot. He was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say a fight started during a concert at the bar, then it moved outside to the parking lot where several shots were fired. Tetter was pronounced dead at the hospital.

A group of men was taken into police custody Sunday, but they were released after questioning.

Anyone with information should contact authorities.

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 - TIPS
vccrimestoppers.org
Original: 1:22 pm, 3/16/14, Sunday
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating a shooting in the 600-block of Vermilion Street. Around 1:30 am, Sunday, police responded to a fight inside a bar. 

A popular rapper held a concert at Deuce Night Club. Witnesses say a fight broke out between two groups of men. They believe one group is from Indiana. Police and nightclub security tried to stop it. Then multiple gun shots were fired in the back parking lot. 

25-year old Demaree Tetter, of Danville, was shot and killed. Another man, 35-years old, was treated at a hospital, then transferred to Urbana. His wounds are not life-threatening.

Police took a group of men into custody, but released them after questioning. They currently have no motive for the shooting. They say a large crowd of people was at, or near the location of the shooting.
 
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 - TIPS
vccrimestoppers.org
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