Suspect in fatal 2017 Longview robbery taken into custody

Suspect in fatal 2017 Longview robbery taken into custody
DeKaylen Daniels (Source: Gregg County Jail)

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Longview man has been taken into custody for his alleged involvement in a fatal 2017 robbery.

Tuesday, Dekaylen Daniels, 23, of Longview was booked into the Gregg County Jail. Daniels is charged with aggravated robbery. On Dec. 21, 2017, he was indicted by a Gregg County grand jury for the charge, judicial records show.

According to Longview Police Department, on Nov. 1, 2017, Daniels was involved in an aggravated robbery that left one person dead. Police identified that person as Sandy Leon Brown, 26, of Longview.

Brown was found with a fatal gunshot wound under a carport at the residence. One other person was shot at the time of the incident. That person was transported to an area hospital.

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