Wanted Walker County Man Captured In Louisiana

By: KBTX Staff Email
By: KBTX Staff Email

BRYAN - A man wanted for a home invasion and burglary in Walker County has been captured by U.S. Marshals in Louisiana.

The Walker County Sheriff's Office says 18-year-old DeShawn Bates was involved in a home invasion in Phelps, in the eastern part of the county, where a 40-year-old homeowner was shot and critically injured.

Investigators have also arrested four other adults and one juvenile in this case.


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