Update on Sunday Shooting
LIBERTY, December 2, 2013 - The shooing that occurred on Sunday afternoon was the second such incident in nice days for the City of Liberty.
Liberty Police continued their investigation into the shooting death of Luther Lindsey Richardson age 57 of Hankamer. Investigators attended an autopsy this morning which was done by Forensic Medical of Texas in Jefferson County.
The second subject in yesterday’s shooting has been identified as Wilfred Chapman Jr. age 67 of Liberty. Mr. Chapman was transported by air ambulance to a Houston hospital where he remains in a sedated condition. The initial investigation determined that Mr. Chapman suffered what is believed to be a single self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Liberty Police are currently in the process of preparing a Probable Cause Affidavit which will be presented to a judge for review, and expect a warrant to be issued.
Liberty Police continue investigating the case and anyone with information is asked to contact the police department.
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