Texarkana Police Release Names of Home Invasion Victims
The Texarkana, Ark. Police Department has updated last night's incident that left two people shot to death at a local apartment complex.
The update given by the police department states that police detectives have determined this to be a home invasion that was narcotic related. Several types of narcotics, money, and weapons were located at the scene. The two deceased individuals have been identified as 22 year old Trevon Staten, of Texarkana, Arkansas, and 33-year-old Julian Bolton, of Texarkana, Texas.
Authorities say a pregnant female, holding a very small child, was inside the residence during the incident but was not injured. At this time police have not received any reports of additional injuries.
Authorities were called to the Beacon Points Apartment complex in the 2300 block of Arkansas Boulevard on a call of shots fired. When they arrived on scene police found one man deceased inside an upstairs apartment suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.
A second person was also found deceased and suffering from apparent gunshot wounds outside the apartment. Police originally stated that a possible robbery occurred.
The investigation into this double shooting is continuing. Police say if you have any information to please call the Texarkana, Arkansas Police Department at (903) 798-3154 or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers at (903) 793-STOP.