Suspect charged in nonfatal shooting of Warren woman

By: Brian Wells | Warren Weekly | Published June 29, 2022

 Jayvon Moore

Jayvon Moore


WARREN/DETROIT — A Detroit man is facing charges after allegedly shooting a Warren woman in the leg earlier this month.

At approximately 1 a.m. June 15, Detroit police officers were dispatched to a residence in the 15040 block of Mark Twain Street, near Hubbell and Fenkell avenues in Detroit, for a reported shooting. Upon their arrival, officers located the victim, a 27-year-old woman from Warren, suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg, according to a press release from the Detroit Police Department.

Medics arrived on the scene, and the victim was transported to a local hospital.

Jayvon Moore, 24, of Detroit, was arraigned June 23 in the 36th District Court. He is facing charges of assault with intent to do great bodily harm, three felony weapons charges, one count of felon in possession of a firearm and one count of felonious assault.

According to court records, he is also facing charges of first-degree home invasion, a probation violation, aggravated stalking, domestic violence and unarmed robbery.

It is believed that the victim was his estranged girlfriend, the press release states.

Moore was scheduled to appear in court for a probable cause conference at 8:30 a.m. July 1. A preliminary examination was tentatively set for 8:45 a.m. July 8. The case was assigned to District Court Judge Kenneth King.

Moore is being held in the Andrew C. Baird Detention Facility on a $750,000 bond.

At press time, he did not have an attorney listed.