A Nitro man has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting in Institute last week.
Juan Chic, 30, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Andre Leonard, according to a criminal complaint filed in Kanawha County Magistrate Court.
Leonard died Aug. 15, from multiple gun shot wounds. The shooting happened at 112 Elm St. in Institute.
A witness told police Leonard went to a silver Chrysler with a male inside, the complaint says. The witness told police the male shot Leonard multiple times.
Investigators also located Chic’s girlfriend, Briana Hall, who said she was with Chic at the time of the shooting, the complaint says.
As of Sunday afternoon, Chic was listed as an inmate at South Central Regional Jail on the state Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority website.