Man Shot During Daylight Holdup

Police say shots were fired during a daylight holdup, injuring the man who was being robbed.

Jacksonville police say Daquaves Humphrey is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault inflicting serious bodily injury.

Takashi Taylor told police when he went to a home on Eastwood Drive Tuesday afternoon to meet a friend. Police say the man was approached by the 16-year-old Humphrey who was holding a handgun and demanding money.

Police say Taylor was shot in the arm as he tried to run from the gunman. The victim was treated at Onslow Memorial Hospital.

Humphrey was placed in jail on a $50,000 bond.


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  • by aunt b Location: greenville on Jul 1, 2009 at 09:17 AM
    Thugs!
  • by Tad Location: Jamesville on Jul 1, 2009 at 08:47 AM
    I find myself asking this question more and more often, what in the holy name of Jesus were these girls on when they named these two poor fellows, both perp and victim.
  • by Tad Location: Jamesville on Jul 1, 2009 at 07:54 AM
    Rob, 26/flunky, SBK, Rich, Tracie, Bob of Belhaven, could you please apply some of your utopian silly logic to this story. Just another day in fantasy land for you guys I'm sure.
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