The Maverick County Sheriff’s Department arrested four male subjects suspected of drive by shooting at a residence located on Old Pioneer Rd. on Sunday August 2, 2020.
Sheriff Tom Schmerber reported that the the Sheriff’s Department had received an emergency call where it was reported that subjects aboard a red Ford Focus vehicle had fired a firearm several times. They then fled the scene headed towards El Indio Highway.
Sheriff deputies were able to spot the vehicle and stopped it near the Stripes Convenience Store in El Indio Highway.
The deputies made contact with four subjects which appeared to be Intoxicated. A 9 mm pistol was found inside of the vehicle.
The subjects identified as 22 Jose Humberto Hernandez, 21 year old Marco Antonio Medellin, 20 year old Edgar Martinez and 20 year old Presley Estrada were detained under suspicion of the shooting.
A check revealed that Hernandez also had an arrest warrant for aggravated robbery out of Maverick County.