CEDAR PARK, Texas (KXAN) - Soloman Onwukaifem, the man accused of opening fire on four people this month outside of a Cedar Park Walmart, had been beaten with a pipe and brass knuckles during the fight, according to arrest warrant affidavits released Thursday by Williamson County authorities.
According to the documents, 18-year-old Onwukaife suffered injuries to his head and back and lost teeth during the beating. Police say Onwukaife was among six people who went to a parking lot around 4:30 a.m. Aug. 19 after arguing at a party.
The arrest affidavits came after police interviewed the people involved. Here is the breakdown of the charges and events:
- Anthony Vaughan, 19, charged with tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, a third-degree felony. He is accused of throwing the brass knuckles toward a nearby pond. His bond is $10,000.
- Joseph Howell, 22, for tampering with or fabricating physical evidence, a third-degree felony. He is accused of hiding the pipe in some bushes. His bond is $100,000.
- Ashton Warth, 19, charged with unlawfully carrying a weapon, misdemeanor A. Her bond is $10,000.
- Austin Morita, 17, for having a prohibited weapon, misdemeanor A, with a bond set at $25,000; also charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony, with a bond set at $50,000
- Leland McGlocklin, 23, for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony. Bond was set at $50,000
McGlocklin, along with Cody McGrath, 18, of Cedar Park ; Zacharia Gietl, 19, of Cedar Park; and Shayne Davis, 19, Leander, were wounded by gunfire during the incident. None suffered life-threatening injuries.
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