FORNEY, Texas — A Mesquite woman was arrested and charged with deadly conduct in connection with a shooting in a residential neighborhood in Forney on Tuesday.
Around 6:30 p.m., the Forney Police Department was dispatched to the Park Trails on a report of shots fired. There, police discovered expended shell casings in the 100 block of Acadia Lane and bullet impacts on a tree and a residence.
No injuries were reported in the shooting.
"In partnership with nearby residents who provided a description of a vehicle leaving the scene as well as video footage, members of the Forney Police Department Criminal Investigations Division were able to identify a suspect," read a statement from the Forney Police Department.
Yesterday, September 9, 2020, members of the Forney-Terrell SWAT Team, assisted by patrol officers from the Balch Springs Police Department, executed a search and arrest warrant at a residence in the 500 block of Cartwright in Balch Springs and arrested Carissa Arreola.
Arreola was charged with deadly conduct, a third-degree felony. Bond information was not available at the time of press.
If anyone has any additional information about this or any other incident, please contact the Forney Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 972-564-7607. You can also leave information anonymously at Kaufman County Crime Stoppers at 877-847-7522 or at http://kaufmancountycrimestoppers.org/ and if that information leads to an arrest, a reward could be granted to the caller.