BELLMEAD, Texas – UPDATE: Bellmead officers responded to a shooting in the 1100 block of Pawnee Street Tuesday morning.
When they arrived, they found a 34-year-old man had suffered from multiple gunshot wounds. It was reported the suspect had fled the scene. The victim was transported to Hillcrest Hospital by ambulance, and is reported to be in stable condition.
Lacy Lakeview officers and McLennan County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 31-year-old Sean Xavier McGrath in the 500 block of Cherokee in Elm Mott around 11:00 a.m. McGrath was booked into the McLennan County Jail for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, a second-degree felony.
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One man is in custody following a Tuesday morning shooting in Bellmead.
Bellmead police say that a man was shot three times as he returned to his home Tuesday morning.
Bellmead police spokeperson Brenda Kinsey said the victim was found in his garage at his home in the 1100 block of Pawnee Street after police got a call about 5:00 a.m.
Kinsey said it appeared the shooter had been waiting in the garage for the man to return home.
It did not appear that the two knew each other.
McLennan County deputies and Lacy Lakeview police were assisting with the search for the shooter who was believed to have left on foot.
A suspect was later found in the 500 block of Cherokee in Elm Mott.
His identity was not immediately released as he was being interviewed before going to jail.
The victim was transported to Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest with multiple gunshot wounds with his condition not available.