UPDATE: Arrest made in November bar shooting

UPDATE: Arrest made in November bar shooting

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

Samuel York Jr., 28, is now in custody and charged with aggravated assault in connection to the Nov. 11 shooting at the Hitching Post located at 1902 East Broadway.

Members of the U.S. Marshals North Texas Fugitive Task Force – Team Foxtrot arrested York this morning in the 1600 block of 32nd Street.

On Nov. 11 Lubbock Police officers responded to reports of shots fired at the Hitching Post but were unable to locate any victims. Officers were later notified that a 28-year-old female with a gunshot wound was dropped off at the hospital by a private vehicle.

Based on the investigation, there was a fight outside of the business and a suspect fired multiple shots. The female victim was in the parking lot at the time of the fight and was struck by one of the bullets.

Lubbock Police Department detectives were able to identify the suspect as 28-year-old Samuel York Jr. and an arrest warrant was issued on Nov. 28. With the help of the U.S. Marshals, York is now in the Lubbock County Detention Center.

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