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Employee arrested, charged in overnight shooting behind Lubbock gas station

Jaquavius Williams, 21
Jaquavius Williams, 21(Lubbock County Detention Center)
Published: Nov. 24, 2021 at 7:04 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 24, 2021 at 10:43 AM CST
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - An employee of a Lubbock gas station has been arrested in connection to an overnight shooting that left one person hospitalized.

Jaquavius Williams, 21, is charged with aggravated assault.

Police say Aaron Hampton, 24, was shot in the chest just before 12:30 Wednesday morning behind the Stripes near 4th Street and Ave. Q. He was taken to UMC with serious injuries.

One person is hospitalized after a shooting behind the Stripes near 4th Street and Ave. Q.
One person is hospitalized after a shooting behind the Stripes near 4th Street and Ave. Q.(Andrew Wood, KCBD)

According to investigators, Hampton, along with another person, had gone into the gas station and while inside got into an argument with one of the employees.

Police say the argument led to Williams pulling a firearm and shooting Hampton.

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