Diboll Police make several arrests

DIBOLL, TX (KTRE)-Without witnesses, it was difficult for Diboll Police to find the people responsible for a shooting and assault case, but now they have made several arrests.

Back in December, Diboll Police Responded to an assault report that left a 19 year old hospitalized. That incident later lead to shots being fired into several homes and cars.

Police arrested 26 year old Gerald Lacy aggravated assault, and Latoya Lee and Eddie Canada for burglary.

The group allegedly vandalized a resident's home in an act of retaliation for the man that was brutally beaten in December.

Monday, residents of the Diboll community presented a "stop the violence" petition at the city council meeting.

Police say they expect to make more arrests in the future.