SAN MARCOS – A 17-year-old San Marcos man is facing two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with a shooting in late January.
Octavius Garner turned himself in on Feb. 16, according to a news release from the San Marcos Police Department.
Garner is believed to be responsible for a Jan. 30. shooting at a mobile home park in the Whispering Oaks Community, located at 503 Uhland Road.
Police said they found two gunshot victims, both 18-year-old men, in the area. Both men were treated at Ascension Seton Hays Hospital in Kyle, Texas.
Investigators say the two men were sitting inside a parked car with Garner when an argument broke out. Police say Garner then pulled out a handgun and began shooting.
Garner remained in custody Monday, according to the news release. His bail was set at $500,000.