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Suspect named in reported shooting

Denzil Weatherspoon is wanted on a malicious wounding charge in connection with a shooting in Charleston, West Virginia.
Denzil Weatherspoon is wanted on a malicious wounding charge in connection with a shooting in Charleston, West Virginia.(Charleston Police Department)
Published: Jul. 13, 2020 at 3:44 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Charleston Police have named a suspect in a reported shooting Monday afternoon.

Police officials 27-year-old Denzil Weatherspoon of Charleston is wanted on malicious wounding charge.

Police say they responded to a shooting at 4 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Renaissance Circle. Officers found the victim, Darryl Terry, 28, with a gunshot wound to the arm.

Investigators say the victim and the suspect were in a verbal argument over a pair of jeans. Weatherspoon allegedly then pulled a gun and fired at the victim, striking him once, police say. The victim was transported to a hospital and is in stable condition.

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