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Keuntae McElroy turned himself into Texarkana police Sunday in connection with a shooting that killed one man and wounded nine other people at a Halloween party the night before.
Police obtained a warrant early Sunday for the arrest of McElroy, who they said approached authorities later that morning. He was arrested on a charge of felony aggravated assault.
He is 21 years old.
Halloween Party Shooting
Police estimate that “at least a couple hundred people” were at an event center in Texarkana when gunfire erupted about midnight.
The ten people who were shot went to two hospitals for treatment, police said.
A 20-year-old man was later pronounced dead at one of the hospitals. His name was not released. Police said the injuries of the other nine people didn’t appear to be life-threatening.
Texarkana is on the Texas border, about 180 miles east of Dallas.
Keuntae McElroy Arrested
Early Sunday morning, an arrest warrant was issued for 21-year-old Keuntae McElroy of Texarkana, Ark. The overnight mass shootings left one dead and nine others wounded at a Halloween party inside Octavia’s Event Center Texarkana, Texas.
After TTPD officers and detectives contacted several of his family members and friends regarding the warrant, McElroy came forward.
He was booked into the Bi-State Jail on one count of aggravated assault, with additional charges to be filed against him on Monday.
Police say no mug shot of the suspect will be released until Monday, and no information regarding the motive has been removed.
The name of the 21-year-old man who died in the shooting has not been released pending notification of relatives.