Man, 27, charged in fatal shooting in Converse

Vaughan Skirvin has been taken into custody

A Universal City man has been arrested following a fatal shooting in Converse on Thursday night, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.

CONVERSE, Texas – A Universal City man has been arrested following a fatal shooting in Converse on Thursday night, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.

Vaughan Skirvin, 27, is charged with murder in the death of 38-year-old Joshua Huron in the 8800 block of Appaloosa Pass.

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According to an arrest warrant affidavit, Universal City police arrested Skirvin at his home after he called 911 and told authorities he had shot someone in Converse.

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Officers searched his vehicle and found an AK-47 type weapon matching the description of the weapon used in the shooting, the affidavit said.

The affidavit, however, did not mention a motive for the shooting.


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