Police: Suspect in 2017 murder arrested

Posted at 9:29 PM, Dec 14, 2017
and last updated 2018-07-25 18:36:46-04

A suspect in a murder case in Waco has been arrested. 

The incident happened on the 800 block of Harlem Avenue around 6:15 p.m on Dec. 14. The suspect, Demarcus Robinson, 29, was arrested Monday in Northwest Waco. 

Police said it appeared that an altercation is what led to the deadly shooting. The victim was identified as Brian Robinson, 34. 

In an arrest affidavit, an officer explains that after interviewing multiple witnesses, they reported hearing an argument before the shooting. One witness, also saw the defendant shooting a handgun in the direction of the victim’s car during the argument.

“The witness also saw the defendant reposition into a defensive firing position and begin shooting down Harlem Ave and across the roadway, which is the direction the victim’s body was located,” the affidavit stated.

Several cars were hit by bullets, police said.

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