Home invasion suspect arrested in Texas City


Texas City police officers went to the Mainland apartment complex just before 5pm on Wednesday. Devane Bernard Salters, 33, was spotted in a vehicle at the complex and arrested without incident.

Salters was wanted in connection with a home invasion that took place at about 10pm Sunday in the 10 block of 5th Street in Texas City. The homeowner was shot in the face with a handgun. There's no information on the victim's condition.

Salters is charged with burglary of a habitation and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Bond has been set at $300,000.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on the crime should call Texas City Detective R. Johnson at 409-643-5837 or Mainland Crime Stoppers at 409-945-8477.

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