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UPDATE | One in custody after deadly shooting

Charleston Police collect evidence from a shooting scene along Woodward Drive early Saturday...
Charleston Police collect evidence from a shooting scene along Woodward Drive early Saturday morning.(WSAZ)
Published: Feb. 27, 2021 at 9:16 AM EST
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UPDATE: 3/1/2021 @ 11:39 A.M.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - New details have been revealed in a deadly shooting case in Charleston.

Fahim Abdul-Majeed, 40, of South Charleston, has been charged with first degree murder.

According to the criminal complaint, Abdul-Majeed attempted to enter a home on the 900 block of Woodward Drive in Charleston with a backpack.

The shooting victim, Lee Patrick Davis, was at the home with another person, but was outside, trying to get them to let him in.

Abdul-Majeed had been messaging the other person prior to arriving at the home, with messages including, “this ends tonight.”

Following the sound of gunshots, Abdul-Majeed allegedly went inside, changed his clothes, and worked on a story to tell police about the incident.

Abdul-Majeed’s clothes were later found in his backpack.

Majeed was arrested by South Charleston and Charleston Police officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle he was driving.

UPDATE: 02/27/27 @ 9:44 P.M.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - One man is in custody after a fatal shooting in Charleston late Friday night.

According to the Charleston Police Department Fahim Abdul-Majeed, 40, of South Charleston, was taken into custody for the murder of Lee Davis.

Majeed was arrested by South Charleston and Charleston Police officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle he was driving.

Majeed is being charged with 1st degree murder and is awaiting arraignment.

UPDATE: 02/27/2021 @ 12:36 P.M.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Charleston Police say one man has died after a late night shooting Friday night in Charleston.

38-year-old Lee Patrick Davis of Charleston was pronounced dead at the scene.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday on the 900 block of Woodward Drive.

Police say Davis sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

There are no suspects at this time and investigators are following up on leads.

Should you have any information, you’re urged to contact Metro Communications at (304) 348-8111 or the Criminal Investigation Division at (304) 348-6480.

ORIGINAL: 02/27/2021 @ 9:16 A.M.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Charleston Police are investigating after a shooting broke out late Friday night.

Metro 911 dispatchers tell WSAZ it happened on the 900 block of Woodward Dr. in north Charleston around 11:30 p.m.

One person has been taken to the hospital, according to dispatchers. However, their condition has not been released.

A WSAZ News crew reports detectives were on scene and using their flashlights to place evidence markers in a drive way.

Neighbors tell WSAZ they were woken up by gunfire and reportedly heard around six shots.

This is a developing story. Keep checking the WSAZ App for the latest information.

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