Dontevius Ahmad Catchings, DOB 2/17/92, was arrested in North Minneapolis on October 4 by members of the Hennepin County Special Enforcement Response Team (SERT) when a routine license plate check revealed he was driving with a revoked license. A search of the car (which reeked of marijuana) turned up a loaded .38 caliber pistol inside a sock, shoved up between the plastic molding and the dash frame in front of the vehicle's steering column.
Allegedly. And I might "allegedly" have two butt cheeks.
Click here for criminal complaint.
One interesting question (for which I do not have the answer) is whether Dontevius Catchings is related to another accused Northside criminal with the same surname...
Derrick Deangelo Catchings is charged in the shooting of Rayjon Gomez, click here for previous story.
Is Derrick Catchings related to Dontevius Catchings? One interesting coincidence is their birthdays. Derrick was born 2/18/96. Dontevius was born 2/17/92. This doesn't definitely prove anything, but this kind of close birthday coincidence sometimes happens with siblings.
The address listed for Dontevious on the criminal complaint is 8616 Upton Ave. N. in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. I am having some difficulty determining whether that address, um, er...
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