Texas police arrested actor Eddie Hassell who was shot dead in Dallas over the weekend.
Grand Prairie police said they had arrested 18-year-old D’jon Antone on Wednesday murder charges in Dallas, according to the Associated Press. He is currently being held with a sum of $ 500,000 at the Grand Prairie Detention Center; He does not have an attorney listed to represent him.
Hassell, 30, was shot in a Grand Prairie apartment complex around 2 a.m. on Sunday. Police found him wounded by gunfire and first aid, but he is believed to have died at a hospital in the area.
Hassell’s agent initially told Variety that the actor was shot in a car robbery. A car was stolen and later restored, but Hassell was not in it at the time of the shooting; He was taking something from the parking lot, and “just a victim of the wrong place, the wrong time,”; police spokesman Mark Beseda told the AP.
Hassell is best known for his roles in NBC’s “Surface” and “The Kids Are All Right” nominated for an Oscar in 2010. His most recent appearances were in two 2017 films, ” Oh Lucy! ” And “Bomb City.”