Man charged in fatal shooting of West Knoxville teen

Man charged in fatal shooting of West Knoxville teen

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David McCann (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office) David McCann (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A man from Deer Lodge is charged in connection to the fatal shooting of a teen in West Knoxville in August.

David McCann, 41, is charged with voluntary manslaughter for the death of DeMonte Bledsoe, 15, a West High sophomore.

A Knox County grand jury indicted McCann on Tuesday.

Morgan County sheriff's officers took McCann into custody Wednesday night.

Officers from the Knox County Sheriff's office returned him to Knox County Thursday afternoon.

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