Suspect in May 1 Fairfield shooting makes brief court appearance

By May 14, 2014

Terry McClure

Terry McClure

FAIRFIELD — One of two suspects in a May 1 shooting near Laurel Creek Park that wounded two people made his first court appearance Monday since his arrest last week.

Terry McClure, 26, did not enter pleas to attempted murder and weapons charges. Instead, he was ordered to return to court Tuesday afternoon when his alleged accomplice, Deonta King, 26, is also scheduled to be arraigned on similar allegations.

Fairfield police arrested both men last week. Both men have extensive local criminal records.

McClure has also been implicated in a homicide and attempted homicide that occurred in late April in South Carolina.

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Jess Sullivan

Jess has covered the criminal justice system in Solano County for several years. He was an embedded reporter in Iraq in 2003.

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  • JazzAzzMay 13, 2014 - 7:03 am

    Back in the OLD WEST days, he would already have been dead, hanged. Now for that Liberal that may still be reading, time to turn the page, scroll somewhere else>>>>>GET A ROPE!!!!!!!!! We need to get back to the justice of the OLD WEST!!!!!!

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  • Dr. Martin Luther King JrMay 13, 2014 - 7:49 am

    Old West when yall used to hang blackpeople you sound and probably look like Donald sterling racist

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  • JazzAzzMay 13, 2014 - 7:52 am

    Absolutely nothing to do about color like so many like to make out. I'd be willing to bet that nearly ALL the horse thieves and gunslinging killers were nearly 100% white, and I'd treat everyone doing the same, today, EQUALLY!!!!!

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  • Just SayingMay 13, 2014 - 11:01 am

    I believe MLK was referring to the racial implications of Jazz's statement; he is not saying that this man shouldn’t be prosecuted because he is black. I for one am very glad this man is off the streets. It’s a fickle thing, the internet.

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  • JazzAzzMay 13, 2014 - 11:31 am

    No racial implications meant in my statement, NONE, ZERO. Should be done just like it was back then, the criminal, horse (Car Thief) today, killer, whatever, was caught, usually tried straight away, or as soon as the area Judge rode into town. If found guilty of a hanging offense, it was usually carried out the next morning. Not sure how long it took the local carpenter to build that gallows thing. To me color or ethnicity makes ZERO difference, as someone else said this political correctness is a big part of the problem>>>GET A ROPE!!!!!

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  • Rich GiddensMay 13, 2014 - 9:41 am

    MLK was a Republican and he would be ashamed of what was being said, done or implied in his name today. Please don't denigrate MLK. Your name should be "Al Sharpton''.

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  • Rich GiddensMay 13, 2014 - 9:42 am

    Your race card has a cash value of ''zero''---kind of like Obama.

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  • BMay 13, 2014 - 12:03 pm

    Why do morons have to drop the race card in everything non-race related?

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  • MattMay 13, 2014 - 8:31 am

    Play the race card MLK. Black or White this dude is a fool and a coward. He's the kinda guy who brings a gun to a fist fight cause he never learned how to fight.

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  • djMay 13, 2014 - 9:51 am

    Thank god hes off the street these are the ppl responsible for tge recent rash of shootings in solano county trust.

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  • clancyMay 13, 2014 - 9:23 am

    Jazz and Matt . I totally agree. So he is not suppose to be prosecuted cause he is black? This political correctness stuff if part of the reason crime is do high. Black white Asian whatever.. They need to be prosecuted to the fullest.

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  • 2realMay 13, 2014 - 11:58 am

    Jazzazz i m with you on this one. Too many people bring the race card into it for anything. Regardless of color, a nimrod is a nimrod and should be dealt with swiftly and equally. OFF WITH HIS HEAD!!

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  • AmusedMay 13, 2014 - 1:34 pm

    i see the same people always commenting the same negative mess..keyboard warriors LOL!!

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  • MattMay 13, 2014 - 5:26 pm

    Were actually the only people in Fairfield who can read and write.

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  • AmusedMay 13, 2014 - 6:48 pm

    matt, if thats so the one should know the difference between "were" and "we're"...LOL again!!

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  • Hmmm...May 13, 2014 - 9:10 pm

    Kinda like you not capitalizing "matt"? Or "that's" as in "that is". And what's up with "If that so the one..."??? Again...Hello!?..."that's"...And "the one"???...Geezzz u not b included yo!!!

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  • just sayin'May 13, 2014 - 7:35 pm

    FYI ... MLK jr. was GOP

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