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Two arrested after 18-year-old shot dead in East Texas

Two arrested after 18-year-old shot dead in East Texas
Two arrested after 18-year-old shot dead in East Texas
Updated: Dec. 23, 2019 at 5:07 PM CST
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BOWIE COUNTY, Texas (KSLA) — Bowie County, Texas, sheriff’s deputies have arrested two people in connection to the death of an 18-year-old.

Amilleon Jackson, of the Texarkana area, died after being shot multiple times Sunday, Dec. 22.

The shooting occurred around 2:30 p.m. in the parking lot of an apartment complex along River Bend in Liberty-Eylau.

Arrested for the crime were 15-year-old Antonio Ramon Grigsby and 20-year-old Christopher O’Neal Cross.

Booking records list the crime a capital murder by terror threat/other felony.

The bond for Cross, who remains in the Bi-State Detention Center, has been set at $1 million.

Authorities say it appears that Grigsby and Cross intended to rob Jackson when they went to buy marijuana from him.

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