Three suspects arrested in Davidson murder investigation

Arrested: Gercobe Arnell McClain, Jr., Frederick Jamar Cherry and Rupen Bhagvan Patel

The Davidson Police Department arrested three suspects in the homicide of Jerry Wayne Kerns, Jr., "Junior," Tuesday.

The shooting happened on Tuesday, June 23 off Jetton Street in Davidson. Gercobe Arnell McClain, Jr., Frederick Jamar Cherry and Rupen Bhagvan Patel were arrested and charged with first degree murder, according to Davidson Police.

People who live nearby reported hearing three consecutive gunshots that night. Kern's body was later found near a dumpster.

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