BYU Recruit Charles West Shot in Arm Outside Coppell Middle School
Recent Coppell High School Graduate and Brigham Young University recruit, Charles West was shot in the arm early Sunday evening. The incident happened outside Coppell Middle School East while West was playing basketball.
According to Coppell police, West saw Howard carrying a gun and began to run. He did take a bullet in the upper arm and fled the scene. West was found wounded after he attempted to find help around the neighborhood. He was eventually transported to Parkland Hospital, where he was treated and released.
The suspect in the shooting is in custody and has been identified as Montay Kentrall Howard. It is believed by authorities that the argument that led up to the incident was over money. Police aren't sure of who recorded the video of the actually shooting, but it is still making it's way around the internet.