Suspect charged in Charleston slaying

A suspect has been arrested and charged with murder in the killing of 18-year-old Juwan Anthony Reid.

Deontre Jerrell Pierce, 22, who lives in the Ashley Oaks Apartments at 78 Ashley Hall Plantation Road, was arrested Saturday, Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis stated.

Reid was shot June 14 at the Ashley Oaks Apartments. He died this past week.

Pierce will have a bail hearing at 9 a.m. today, Francis stated.

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