Suspected shooting actor “Surface”; Eddie Hassell has been arrested in Texas … TMZ has learned.
The Grand Prairie Police Department told TMZ … its department and the US Marshal’s North Texas Defection Task Force were arrested. D’Jon Antone on Wednesday for murder. The 18-year-old suspect is currently detained at the Grand Prairie Detention Center with a 500k bond.
Police said Antone was accused of shooting and killing the actor in a random robbery. The case is currently assigned to the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office.
TMZ broke the story … Eddie was killed last Sunday morning after him shot in the stomach while outside of your girlfriend’s apartment. Police say they received a call about a shooting at 1:50 a.m. and when they arrived, they found Eddie had suffered from obvious bullet injuries.
Police gave first aid and he was transported to a hospital in the area where he was presumed dead. He is best known for his role as Phil Nance on the NBC show “Surface”. He also starred Eddie Suarez in “The Windy Maid.”