DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Earlier this month Dallas police were called to an apartment complex where officers found a man shot dead, lying on a couch — now the person police say is responsible has been arrested.READ MORE: Nebraska Governor Defends Move To Send Troopers To Texas At The Request Of Gov. Abbott
It was on September 10 when police went to the Bonita Gardens Apartments, in the 3400 block of Fordham Road, and found John Lewis Carter with multiple gunshot wounds. Dallas Fire-Rescue pronounced him dead at the scene.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Shot To Death Outside Hurricane Harbor In Arlington
Investigators were lead to suspect Deshawn Antoine Gray. Apparently the 36-year-old had gotten into a shootout with the victim and has been hospitalized since the incident.MORE NEWS: Community Groups Want To Help Reduce Violent Crime In Dallas
Police say once Gray is released from the hospital a Dallas County magistrate will set his bond.