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Man faces capital murder charge in 2 men's deaths

Published On: Jun 07 2013 09:38:39 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 07 2013 12:47:11 PM CDT

WOLFFORTH, Texas (AP) -

Investigators say a man has been charged with capital murder in the shooting deaths of two men in a West Texas neighborhood.
    
According to Lt. Bryan Taylor with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office, 49-year-old Jerry Flores will be arraigned Friday. Two men were found dead at the shooting scene Thursday night in Wolfforth).
    
Taylor said the three men knew one another but he wasn't sure how well.
    
Flores is in the Lubbock County Detention Center after being released from a hospital where he was treated for wounds to his face.
    
Sheriff's officials did not immediately provide additional details Friday. Names of the slain men weren't immediately released.
    
Wolfforth is a town of about 3,700 located just southwest of Lubbock.

From previous story:

Investigators say two men have been shot to death in a West Texas neighborhood and a third man was hurt.

Lt. Bryan Taylor with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office says two men were dead at the scene Thursday night in Wolfforth.

Another man who suffered apparent minor wounds was handcuffed, placed on a stretcher and transported from the scene for medical attention.
    
Sheriff's officials did not immediately provide additional details Friday. Names of the slain men weren't immediately released.
    
Wolfforth is a town of about 3,700 located just southwest of Lubbock.