Greenwood man charged in fatal shooting

GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) – A Greenwood man is being held on a $1 million bond after his arrest on charges related to a fatal shooting on July 26.

Assistant Police Chief Marvin Hammond Sr. tells The Greenwood Commonwealth ( ) that 18-year-old Dantrell Berry is charged with capital murder, possession of marijuana and carrying a concealed weapon.

Hammond says 31-year-old Marquette Trevell Woods was found shot to death near a Greenwood intersection.

He says Berry, who had been held for investigation since shortly after the shooting, was formally charged Wednesday.

Hammond says investigators believe the shooting occurred during a robbery.

It is not known if Berry has an attorney.

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