Local Man Arrested As Suspect in Robbery and Shooting

BAAACU5HSulphur Springs Police have arrested 18 year-old Gregory Dequan DeBase who is  a suspect in a robbery and shooting that occurred Monday, April 20, 2015 on  a County Road in southeastern Smith County. DeBase was arrested on a first degree felony warrant issued in Smith County.

During the robbery, two women were shot inside a residence and the victims’ purses and wallets were taken by DeBase and a second unidentified suspect. Both women were treated and released from a Tyler hospital.

DeBase is being held in the Hopkins County Jail on $150,000 bond.

Original story from Channel 19 in Tyler can be found Here.

Author: Staff Reporter

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