Man dies following apparent home invasion; suspect sought

Man dies following apparent home invasion; suspect sought
Shooting generic (Source: WALB)

TEXARKANA, Texas (KSLA) — Authorities have released the identity of the 29-year-old man who died following a possible home invasion Saturday morning.

Craig Garner died at a Texarkana hospital following medical treatment, according to the Texarkana, Texas, Police Department.

Police got the call to River Crossing Apartments in the 1000 block of College Drive at 1:19 a.m., according to the Police Department.

Upon arrival, police found Garner with a gunshot wound. Garner’s wife told police they were awakened by someone kicking at the door of their apartment earlier that morning.

Garner went to check as a gunman got inside the apartment and shot him outside the bedroom.

Anyone with any information regarding this shooting is urged to call the Texarkana Texas Police Department at 903-798-3116 or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.

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