Texarkana Police Investigating Overnight Murder


The Texarkana Police are investigating an overnight homicide at the Woodbridge Apartments on Belt Road. Sonya Hopkins, 22, has been arrested and charged with murder in the shooting death of Laquinces Scott.

Press Release:

We are investigating a homicide that occurred overnight at the Woodbridge Apts in the 500 block of Belt Road.

We got several calls of shots fired there at about 12:30 this morning. When officers arrived, they discovered Laquinces Scott lying on the ground behind one of the buildings. He had been shot and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sonya Hopkins, 22, was later arrested by detectives and charged with Murder. He’s being held in the Bi-StateJail.

Anyone with information about what happened there is asked to call us or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.

About Author

After more than 30 years with radio and TV stations, I decided to do my own thing by blogging. It affords me the ability to stay super involved in the community, but still, have plenty of time with my 3 new granddaughters and other local projects.

Leave A Reply