Police Arrest Teens Accused Of Firing Weapons Near Mesquite School

Iris Bekker Jeffreys
January 17, 2020 - 2:38 pm
Owen Crutcher and Kross Murphy

Mesquite PD


MESQUITE (KRLD) - Mesquite police have arrested two teens accused of firing shots near Poteet High School.

It happened Tuesday night just after 8 p.m. north of the school parking lot.  Police say there was a fight after the Poteet vs Lancaster basketball game and shots were fired.

Police arrested 17-year-old Owen Crutcher from Rockwall and 17-year-old Kross Murphy from Heath.  Neither attends schools in Mesquite. Nobody was hurt and there was no damage from the shots.