(CBS DETROIT) – A Detroit man has been charged in a fatal shooting at Motor City Casino.
27-year-old Nicholas White has been charged with first-degree murder and felony firearm.READ MORE: City Of Hamtramck Distributes More Water Filters To Residents, Announce Long-Term Plan To Address Lead Water Issues
It happened March 21 at 1:48 a.m. when Detroit police officers responded to a shooting report on the second level of the Motor City Casino parking structure.READ MORE: Ask A Desk-pert: Drew & Tom on Attending An Ex’s Wedding
When officers arrived, they saw 25-year-old Kermit McCants suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Police say allegedly a verbal argument between White and McCants escalated, and White fatally shot McCants. White then allegedly fled in his car after the shooting.
He was arrested by Detroit police on March 22 and arraigned on March 24. He is scheduled to be back in court on April 6.MORE NEWS: State Removes Township Clerk From Running Election Next Week
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