Longview Police have arrested 29 year old Kenneth Earl Thomas Jr. in connection with the shooting that occurred at the Kwick Food Mart #2 located at 701 South Eastman Road yesterday afternoon shortly before 1:00 pm.
Thomas fired several rounds at Ronald Tyrone Pace's striking his vehicle as he attempted to flee. Pace was not injured.
Thomas was arrested on a warrant signed by Precinct #1 Justice of the Peace B.H. Jameson charging him with Aggravated Assault.
Thomas was arrested at the Longview Police Department at 10:00 pm last night and taken to the Gregg County Jail where he remains in custody.