Shooting Suspect Arrested in Grimes County

By: Meredith Stancik
By: Meredith Stancik

A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday and charged with attempted capital murder in Grimes County.

According to authorities, Deon Rush was arrested after he broke into a house and shot a man.

Police say Rush stole the victim's car, fled the scene, and was later arrested at an apartment complex in Navasota.

Rush is also charged with burglary of a habitation, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, and evading arrest.

The victim was taken to St. Joseph in Bryan for surgery.

He was listed in stable condition Tuesday evening.

The case is still under investigation.

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