A third man has pleaded not guilty in connection with a drive-by shooting in Lakewood.
Demetrius Crawford, 19, was arraigned Wednesday on four counts of first-degree assault, one count of drive-by shooting and one count of first-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. He was ordered jailed in lieu of $500,000 bail.
Co-defendants Kelsey Phillips, 18, and Shamille Bullard, 21, have pleaded not guilty on similar counts. Phillips is held on $300,000 bail and Bullard is held on $250,000 bail.
Pierce County prosecutors allege the three men were involved at a shooting Jan. 8 at a Lakewood fast-food restaurant that ended with Crawford wounded in the leg.
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As retaliation, the trio allegedly opened fire on an SUV at an apartment complex later that day.
Although nobody was hit, a bullet went into a nearby home and struck a mattress where two people were lying. The bullet-riddled SUV was found abandoned when police arrived.
Crawford has three felony convictions and 23 misdemeanor convictions, court records show.
Stacia Glenn: 253-597-8653