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UPDATE: Subject arrested in Shelby County.

On November 23, 2015 at approximately 22:17 hours, patrol units from the Rusk County Sheriff's Office responded to an altercation on CR 3281, where there were reports of shots fired and one victim wounded.  Upon their arrival a male victim was found to be deceased on the scene from apparent gunshot wounds.  Witness reports advised that the suspect had fled the scene in a red 1995 Pontiac Firebird headed southy.  The vehicle was later found abandoned near CR 3285 in Rusk County.

Sought in connection with this incident is Demetrius Terrell Bennett, DOB 02-09-96, a black male, approximately 5'10" 155lbs., black hair, brown eyes.  He is believed to be in the southern Rusk County, northwestern Shelby County and north Nacogdoches County; around the Mt. Enterprise, Timpson, and Nacogdoches, Texas area.

Anyone having information about the whereabouts of Bennett is requested to call the Rusk County Sheriff's Office at (903) 657-3581 or their local law enforcement agency.

Bennett should not be approached and be considered to be armed and dangerous.

Rusk County Sheriff's Office currently holds an outstanding warrant for Bennett for the offense of murder.

 

UPDATE: Subject has been arrested in Shelby County.