Clovis News

Bakersfield man held in Clovis shooting

Clovis police on Friday announced the arrest of a 29-year-old man in Bakersfield in connection with the fatal shooting of another man March 24 at Helm and Ashlan avenues.

Police spokeswoman Janet Stoll-Lee said Kay Daniels III, 31, was gunned down after he asked suspect Chris Lavalle Washington to leave an apartment there following an argument.

Washington was taken into custody Tuesday morning. Stoll-Lee said detectives are investigating the shooting and charges have not yet been filed against Washington, who is being held on two felony warrants and a misdemeanor bench warrant.