On Saturday, June 20, 2020 the Fort Bend
County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest in connection to an overnight shooting
in the Orchard Lake Estates subdivision.
At approximately 1:45 a.m. our 911 Dispatch
received several calls regarding shots fired in 13500 block of Schumann Trail,
in the Sugar Land area of Fort Bend County.
Two men got into an argument outside of a home
when one of the men shot the other man.
When deputies arrived, they found one man with
several gunshot wounds. He was taken to Memorial Herman Hospital. The victim is
in stable condition and expected to survive.
Detectives identified the shooter as Lewis
Carothers, 28, of Sugar Land. Carothers has been booked into the Fort Bend
County Jail and charged with Aggravated Assault.
“Resorting to violence during an argument is
never the right choice,” said Sheriff Troy Nehls. “We’re glad no one else was