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Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Terrance Anderson Lewis, 20, (DOB: 09/02/2001), of Detroit, in connection with the fatal shooting of Francisco O'Neal, 48, also of Detroit. The defendant and the victim knew each other and had been involved in a dispute prior to the shooting.

On July 11, 2022, at approximately 2:41 p.m., Detroit police officers were dispatched to a liquor store in the 19340 block of West Warren Avenue in Detroit for a reported shooting. Upon their arrival, officers located the victim inside the store, suffering from a gunshot wound to the neck. Members of the Detroit Fire Department arrived on scene and transported Mr. O'Neal to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.

It is alleged that as the victim was walking to the liquor store, Defendant Lewis produced and fired a handgun, fatally wounding Mr. O'Neal, before fleeing the scene. Investigation by the Detroit Police Department led to the arrest of the Defendant on July 13, 2022.

Terrance Anderson Lewis has been charged with one count of First-Degree Murder, one count of Felon in Possession, and one count of Felony Firearm. *

He was arraigned and remanded to jail this morning in 36th District Court. The Probable Cause Conference is scheduled for August 1, 2022, at 8:30 a.m., and the Preliminary Examination is scheduled for August 8, 2022, at 1:45 p.m., before Judge Kenneth King. Please request a photograph of the defendant from the Detroit Police Department.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.