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28-year-old jailed in fatal shooting of 25-year-old man early Saturday in Orange

The man died in a Beaumont hospital after being taken there by ambulance.
Credit: OCSO

ORANGE, Texas — Police in Orange have arrested a 28-year-old woman in connection with the early Saturday morning shooting death of a 25-year-old man.

Shontasia Dia'Nay Garrett, 28, was arrested Saturday, April 1, 2023, on a murder charge according to a news release from the Orange Police Department. Garrett is being held in the Orange County Jail on a $1 million bond, according to jail records.

She was arrested in connection with the shooting death of Dalvin Levi, 25, who died after being shot early that same morning according to police.

Officers were sent to the area of 1800 West Church St at about 2:30 a.m. after a caller reported shots being fired the release said.

When they got there officers found the Levi lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken by ambulance to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont where he later died according to the news release.

During the investigation, Garrett was arrested and charged with the murder and taken to the Orange County Jail.

Her bond has been set at $1 million on the murder charge according to jail records.

This is a developing story. We will update with more if and when we receive more confirmed information.

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