Suspect in Angelina Co. nightclub shooting arrested

Suspect in Angelina Co. nightclub shooting arrested

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The suspect in a shooting at an Angelina County nightclub has been taken into custody and booked into jail.

Kevin Edward Jefferson, 45, of Corrigan, is in the Angelina County Jail after deputies arrested him Thursday on three felony warrants.

He's accused of opening fire at Annie Mae's nightclub near Lufkin on April 15, according to Angelina County Sheriff Greg Sanches.

Two people were wounded in the incident.

Jefferson is charged with two counts of aggravated assault and one count of felon in possession of a firearm, a news release stated.

The Texas Department of Public Safety assisted in the investigation.

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