One new arrest in Waco Gurley Avenue shooting

January 01 2022 12:00 am

WACO, Texas – The U.S. Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force have arrested a new suspect in the deadly shooting of a Waco man.

The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Apprehension and Special Tasks (FAST) team arrested a 14-year-old juvenile. This is the fourth arrest in this case.

A 15-year-old and one 16-year-old near 18th St. and Clay Ave on Monday, November 22, 2021 were arrested earlier this month.

19-year-old Justin Angel Hernandez was the first individual arrested for the death of 22-year-old Israel Martinez.

Hernandez is facing a Capital Murder charge.

Martinez died September 19th, 2021, following a shooting on Gurley Avenue.

Source: Waco Police Department

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