2 arrests in deadly shooting in Dover, Delaware

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Friday, May 1, 2015

DOVER, Del. (WPVI) -- Police have arrested two men in connection with a deadly shooting outside an apartment complex in Dover, Delaware.

Fchante Robertson, 27, of Dover has been charged with murder, robbery and other offenses. James White, 30, of Dover, has been charged with robbery, conspiracy and other offenses.

The shooting happened at 9:45 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot of the Pine Grove Apartments in the 200 block of Webbs Lane.

Officers arrived to find 19-year-old DaShawn Friend shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say investigators spent the rest of the day pursuing a number of leads in the case, resulting in the arrests.

It appears robbery may have been the motive.

The shooting Thursday morning caused a number of disruptions in the area.

The nearby Reilly Brown Elementary School was forced to go into lockdown until 11:30 a m. Thursday.

And other schools had to cancel all outdoor activities.