Man with gun taken into custody after running through hospital

Police say he came into the ER saying someone was trying to kill him

Man with gun taken into custody after running through hospital
A man armed with a gun came into the emergency room at Wadley Regional Medical Center in Texarkana, Texas, the night of April 25, 2021, saying someone was trying to kill him, authorities report. (File photo)

TEXARKANA, Texas (KSLA) — A man armed with a gun came into an ArkLaTex hospital’s emergency room saying someone was trying to kill him, authorities report.

The incident, which happened around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, April 25, drew a sizable police response. Initially, there were 20 units on the scene at Wadley Regional Medical Center.

Police say they caught Donte Henderson as he ran through the Texarkana, Texas hospital.

Now, he’s in custody and charges are pending, authorities say.

No injuries were reported.


*Editor’s Note: Police initially provided the incorrect name for the man arrested. It has since been corrected.

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