Fridley man charged in Northeast Minneapolis murder

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office charged a Fridley man  with a murder outside of a Northeast Minneapolis bar in early March.

Dejonte Antwon Davis, 30, was charged with a single count of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Robert Urman, Sr., 36 of St. Paul. Davis was arrested on a warrant in Iowa late last week and is awaiting extradition back to Minnesota.

According to the criminal complaint, Davis and Urman got into an argument inside the Palace Bar, 2500 Fourth Street N.E. just before 12:30 a.m. on March 7. The two men took the argument outside where Davis pulled out a gun and began shooting Urman, who tried to run away. 

The MnCIS number for Davis is 27CR156646.

Criminal Complaint (PDF)