Arrest Made in Fatal Shooting of Mesquite 17-Year-Old

Mesquite Police Department

Police in Mesquite are investigating the Saturday shooting death of a 17-year-old man, officers say.

Police received several 911 calls at about 3:30 p.m. around the 1600 block of Bruton Road, where officers found Lekeye Danard Mitchell Jr. deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.

Sunday night, police said they'd arrested 24-year-old Raymond Charles Webb of Terrell in connection with the shooting.

Webb faces charges of first degree murder and is being held on $1 million bond.

No further details about the shooting were released. The investigation is ongoing, police said.

Anyone with information that can help investigators is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS or Mesquite police at 972-285-6336.

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