Press Release # 03122014(5) Suspect Arrested in Connection with Shooting
For Immediate Release
March 12, 2014
A suspect has
been arrested in connection to a Shooting that occurred at Desiree's Gentleman's Club Monday
evening March 10, 2014.
Anthony Walters (02.27.85) of Wharton, Texas was arrested by San Angelo Police Detectives after locating
him at his job site in Big Lake on March 11, 2014 at approximately 4:00 pm. Walters was transported to
the Reagan County Jail without incident.
On March 11, Detectives with the San Angelo Police Criminal Investigations Division continued to follow
up on witness statements from the shooting and obtained the Arrest Warrant for Walters in less than
24 hours after the incident.
Walters went to Desiree's on the evening of the 10th where he and a friend were asked to leave the bar by
staff just prior to the shooting. Walters then used a .45 caliber handgun to shoot at both the occupied
building and the vehicles in the parking are before leaving town. Walters spoke with Detectives while in
Big Lake and confessed to details of the shooting. San Angelo Police Department Detectives located
spent .45 caliber shell casings in Walters vehicle as well as the handgun used in the shooting.