Man arrested for trying to shoot roomate
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
Waco police arrested 34-year old Elbert Sanders Tuesday after his housemate reported that Sanders fired a shot at him and then put a gun to the victims head pulling the trigger. The two had been involved in a disturbance at their home in the 2100 block of Liveoak.
The 20-year old victim ran to a relative’s home in Hewitt shortly after the disturbance that had taken place around 2:30 p.m. Waco officers were notified and went to the home where they arrested Sanders attempted murder.
Sanders is a convicted felon and was also charged with felon in possession of a firearm. Sanders was taken into custody without incident.
Sanders had several outstanding warrants to include burglary of a motor vehicle, two counts of child support and traffic.
From Waco Police Department