Sunday, February 23, 2014

Dad arrested for allegedly shooting 4-year-old son (Aransas Pass, Texas)

Dad is identified as TOMMY CREWS. No mention of a mother in the home.

UPDATE: Aransas Pass Father Arrested for Allegedly Shooting his 4 Year Old Son

Posted: Feb 23, 2014 8:30 PM EST
Updated: Feb 23, 2014 8:30 PM EST

ARANSAS PASS (Kiii News) - We have an update on the four year old little boy in Aransas Pass who was shot in the chest last weekend. Tonight, police say they have arrested the boy's father in that case. Aransas Pass Police say 33 year old Tommy Crews has been charged with injury to a child.

The incident happened at an apartment on Wheeler Avenue last Friday. When police arrived they found a young boy with a bullet wound to the chest. Amazingly the boy survived his injuries and is recovering.

Police say they discovered that Crews had been drinking alcohol that night and say Crews admitted to playing around with his gun when it went off striking his son.