Harker Heights: Police make arrest after deadly shooting at nightclub

Cleve Dantron Marcel Franklin, 26, of Austin, was in custody Thursday in connection with a deadly weekend shooting at a Harker Heights nightclub. (Jail photo)

HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) Cleve Dantron Marcel Franklin, 26, of Austin, was in custody Thursday in connection with a deadly weekend shooting at a Harker Heights nightclub.

He was arrested Wednesday in Austin on a warrant charging murder.

He was held Thursday in the Bell County Jail in lieu of $1 million bond.

The shooting, which occurred at around 3:25 a.m. Sunday at Club Krush at 201 West Veterans Memorial Blvd., in Harker Heights, left Michael Anthony Hackney, Jr., of Killeen dead.

A second person was injured in the shooting and was taken to Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The second victim has not been identified.

Authorities are asking anyone with information to call the Harker Heights Police Criminal Investigation Division at (254) 953-5440 or Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-TIPS.

Tips may also be submitted online.