OAKLAND — Prosecutors in Alameda County have filed homicide and tried homicide prices in opposition to a person in reference to a capturing that killed a 19-year-old and injured his pal, courtroom data present.
Dante Curley, of Oakland, was charged final month with murdering Quinton Williams III and making an attempt to homicide two different individuals who have been driving in the identical automotive once they have been attacked. Williams’ pal, additionally 19, was struck within the neck and survived.
A GoFundMe web page for Williams’ funeral describes him as “a wise and clever younger man, who graduated Summa Cum Laude with a 3.85 GPA from Ninth-12 grade.” Police haven’t mentioned whether or not he’s believed to be the supposed goal of the capturing.
A possible trigger assertion filed by Oakland police says Curley was recognized as a suspect by way of surveillance footage of the capturing and bullet shell casings. It’s alleged he fired seven instances on the transferring automotive, because it traveled up 35th Avenue, police mentioned.
Curley was arrested and charged with homicide Sept. 17, the identical week he turned 21, in line with courtroom data. He has entered a not responsible plea, courtroom data present.
The capturing occurred 2:51 p.m. Aug. 1, on the 2200 block of 35th Avenue, close to Davis Avenue, police mentioned on the time.
Curley is detained on the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin on a no-bail maintain, public data present.