Grapeland woman arrested in shooting

Desiree Whitehead (Source: Houston County Jail)
Desiree Whitehead (Source: Houston County Jail)

HOUSTON COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Deputies with the Houston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Grapeland woman in connection to a shooting on Friday.

According to a press release, deputies responded to a call of a gunshot victim  on County Road 1650.

Following an investigation, deputies arrested Desiree Whitehead, 27, on a charge of first-degree aggravated assault.

The victim was taken to a Crockett hospital.

Whitehead is waiting for her bail to be set.

Further information, including what kind of gun was used, what time the shooting took place and any information on the victim has not been released.

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