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21-year-old charged with murder in Nov. shooting

Dionte Perry is accused of shooting and killing Tavion Belcher in west Toledo last year.

TOLEDO, Ohio — A 21-year-old has been charged with murder after being accused of shooting and killing a man in west Toledo last year.

According to police, Dionte Perry, 21, allegedly shot 21-year-old Tavion Belcher on Nov. 23. The incident occurred on the 1800 block of Westland Gardens Road. Belcher was transported to Toledo Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

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Perry was arrested on Wednesday in relation to the crime. He is being held on a $1 million bond and his case will be presented to a grand jury before a pre-trial hearing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.

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