Police make arrest in Aster Avenue shooting

Published 5:01 pm Monday, August 17, 2020

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Police have arrested a 21-year-old Troy man in connection with an Aug. 12 shooting.

Kendarius D’Andre Carter was arrested Monday on one count of assault second degree and was being held on a $25,000 bond.

The shooting took place around 9:20 a.m. in the area of Magnolia Court and the 200 block of Aster Avenue.

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When officers arrived on the scene, they found one gunshot victim with non-life threating injuries, said Troy Police Chief Randall Barr.

“During the course of the investigation, (officers) identified Carter as the suspect and were able to obtain a warrant for his arrest,” Barr said.

Carter was arrested about 1:40 p.m. in the 400 block of Warbler Drive in Troy.

Barr said the case remains under investigation.