Police arrest suspected gunman in shooting at Walmart

Corpus Christi police are still looking for the gunman in a shooting that happened just after midnight Tuesday in the parking lot of Walmart on Greenwood and SPID.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - CCPD have located the man suspected in a shooting that happened in a Walmart parking lot shortly after midnight Tuesday.

An investigation led police to 30-year-old Daniel Lara.

When officers made contact with Lara Friday, they said he was in possession of a firearm, marijuana and pills that did not belong to him.

Lara was reportedly leaving the Walmart on Greenwood and SPID just after midnight Tuesday when an altercation took place outside the store. Shoppers inside said they heard multiple shots fired outside and were told by employees to stay in place until police arrived.

When police got to the scene, they found the man laying between two cars with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper and lower body. The man was taken to an area hospital.

Lara was transported to the City Detention Center.

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