***UPDATE*** Suspect At Large in Teen Shooting


Police arrested the suspect wanted in connection with a teen shooting on Saturday night.

On the evening of Sunday, October 22, police arrested 17-year old Dorian Confer and charged him with Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon.

The victim’s name is still being withheld.


Detectives with the San Angelo Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division are searching for a suspect who shot a teenager Saturday night.

Officers were dispatched to the hospital around 9:00 p.m. Saturday at the report of a shooting victim.

When Officers arrived, they learned the victim, 18, had been brought into the emergency room by a group of friends. The teen shooting victim underwent emergency surgery for a bullet wound to the abdomen and remains in serious condition.

Further investigation revealed that prior to the shooting, the teen was attending a party near SAC Avenue and Oxford Drive, when the victim became involved in a in a physical altercation with the suspect.

The wanted suspect is described as a white male in his early-to-mid-twenties, with dreadlocks.

If you have any information about the identity or whereabouts of the suspect, please contact:

Detective Jason Chegwidden at (325) 659-8019.  To remain anonymous, tip online at http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247, via text by texting: TIP SAPD to 888777 and follow the prompts, or by phone at 1-855-TIPS-247.

This investigation is ongoing and we will update the story as more information becomes available.