Lufkin Police served a warrant Monday on a man wanted in connection to numerous “JaccBoyWorld” shootings. Kem’Royn Edwards, 18, remains in the Angelina County Jail on a $500,000 bond.
Around 11:15 a.m. Monday, officers were called to the 800 block of Abney Avenue to a report of shots fired. A witness reported hearing gunshots and seeing a black male in a yellow hoodie and shorts flee the area.
Officers patrolled the area and located the suspect and another man standing outside a man’s car, talking to him through the window. Edwards initially gave officers a fake name. The two other men identified themselves and were not found to have warrants. After the identifying information Edwards gave did not return, a detective who has worked several recent shootings was called to the scene.
The detective immediately identified Edwards, and Edwards admitted the detective was correct….