On Tuesday, April 22, Alfredo Aguirre was arrested on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with a shooting which happened on Gaines County Road 2201. Aguirre was booked into the Gaines County Jail and bond was set at $100,000.00 on each count.
On Sunday, April 20, at about 11:50 p.m. Gaines County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to County Road 2201 in reference to shots fired and one subject wounded. Upon arrival deputies discovered not one, but two gunshot victims on the property. They were identified as a 54-year-old male with a critical injury and a 29-year-old male with a non life threatening injury.
Both subjects were airlifted to University Medical Center in Lubbock. The 29-year-old male was treated and released. The 54-year-old male was listed in serious but stable condition. Aguirre was arrested on Tuesday evening without incident. The names of the victims will not be released at this time pending further investigation.
More information will be printed in the Sentinel as it becomes available.