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Detroit Man Charged With Shooting Estranged Girlfriend

(CBS DETROIT) -- Prosecutors say a Detroit man accused of shooting his estranged girlfriend is facing charges.

According to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office, 24-year-old Jayvon Moore is charged with assault with intent to do great bodily harm, felony firearm, felon in possession and felonious assault.

Jayvon Moore (credit: Detroit Police Department)

At about 1 a.m. on June 15, police were called to a home in the 15000 block of Mark Twain in Detroit where a woman was found with a gunshot wound to her lower left leg.

The woman was transported to a hospital for treatment.

Prosecutors say Moore allegedly fired a gun multiple times, striking the woman in the leg before fleeing.

He was arrested six days later on June 21.

Moore was arraigned Thursday in 36th District Court and given a $75,000 cash bond. A probable cause conference is scheduled for July 1 and a preliminary examination is scheduled for July 8.

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