Waco: Task force makes arrest in deadly shooting

The shooting was reported at around 11:40 a.m. Dec. 29, 2019 at the Costa Esmerelda Apartments at 1516 Gurley Ln. (Photo by Royden Ogletree/file)
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WACO, Texas (KWTX) The U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force has made in arrest in a deadly shooting that occurred four days after Christmas in Waco.

Leonard Brown, 20, of Waco, was held in the McLennan County Jail Thursday in lieu of $300,000 bond charged with murder in the Dec. 29, 2019 death of Eric Lavelle Williams, 28.

The shooting was reported at around 11:40 a.m. Dec. 29, 2019 at the Costa Esmerelda Apartments at 1516 Gurley Ln.

Officers found Williams lying in the parking lot with a gunshot wound.

Waco police say Williams lived in the complex and was involved in an argument with two men when he was shot.

He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

An autopsy was ordered.