Webb Ave. murder suspect arrested in Chicago


According to Mobile Police, on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, Derrick Davis was arrested in Chicago, Illinois on an unrelated harassment complaint. During his arrest, officers discovered he had an outstanding murder warrant in which Davis has waived extradition to return to Mobile, Ala to answer to the charge.

Authorities said, Davis was wanted in connection with the May 19 report of one shot near Satchel Paige Drive and Government Street. Upon arrival, officers found 20 year-old Hassan Johnson suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. Johnson was transported to a local hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries.

According to authorities, investigation revealed Johnson was shot in a vehicle at the 2100 block of Webb Avenue. The suspect was described as a black male with low cut hair and a light complexion wearing a dark shirt and dark colored jeans, armed with a gun.

Authorities said the case is cleared by the arrest of Derrick Davis, pending his transport to Mobile.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Mobile Police Intel at (251) 208-7000 or text to CRIMES (274637) and include the keyword CRIME 411.


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