COPPERAS COVE, Texas (KWTX) An arrest warrant charging aggravated assault with a deadly weapon has been issued for a suspect in a late-night shooting on May 12 in Copperas Cove that left a local man injured.
Ronald Warren Smith, Jr., 34, remains at large.
He should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.
He’s 6-foot-1 and weighs about 240 pounds, police said Thursday.
Officers responded just before 11 p.m. May 12 to a report of the shooting in the 500 block of North 1st Street in Copperas Cove, police said Monday.
While they were en route, police learned that a family member was taking the 34-year-old victim to Metroplex Hospital in Killeen.
The man was later transferred to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple.
His name and information about his condition were not released.
“Witnesses informed officers that there was a verbal altercation, which led to gunshots being fired,” police said in a press release Monday.
Investigators are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (254) 547-1111.
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