Teenager charged with murder at Raleigh McDonald's

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Monday, March 14, 2022
One injured in shooting at Raleigh McDonald's
One person is injured after a shooting at a McDonald's restaurant in Raleigh.

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- One person was killed in a shooting at a McDonald's restaurant in Raleigh.

Raleigh police responded to a report shooting in the 1700 block of Trawick Road at around 6:30 p.m Sunday evening.

Upon arrival, officers found a man who had been shot. RPD stated in a tweet that he was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The victim, later identified as 32-year-old Demetrice Dorell Johnson, later died from his injuries.

Investigators later arrested 18-year-old Jesus Alegre-Ramirez and charged him with murder in connection to the shooting. Ramirez is currently in the Wake County jail.

The owner of the McDonald's franchise at Trawick Road released a statement:

"We are saddened by this tragic circumstance. Our organization's top priority is always the safety and well-being of our employees and customers. We are fully cooperating with the Raleigh Police Department and their investigation."