UPDATE: The name of the suspect and deceased involved in a fatal shooting that took place in Wells has been released by Cherokee County Sheriff Brent Dickson.
Noal Price, 56, has been arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of 42-year-old Samuel Murrell.
The investigation is ongoing.
WELLS, Texas (KETK) – The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said one person has died after a shooting on Mitchell Street happened on Monday.
Wells Police Department were the first responders and Chief Harold Rapsilver detained the suspect, a Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office press release said. Officials said EMS and the Wells Fire Department arrived and attempted to save the victim but attempts were unsuccessful and the victim died at the scene.
Authorities have not yet publicly identified the suspect or the victim.
Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division is investigating the scene and there is no threat to the public at this time, according to authorities.