Keene Sonic Shooting: Employee Matthew Davis Shot To Death- 12-year-old accused of killing arrested

Reportedly, Matthew Davis was shot to death in the Keene Sonic shooting. The suspects are allegedly arrested for the same. You are required to read the article and follow us around for more insights. Continue reading for more details. Several people are curious to learn about the Keene Sonic shooting where Matthew Davis was shot to death. The incident occurred in Keene, located approx 40 miles southwest of Dallas. In the Keene Sonic shooting a 32-year-old victim was struck multiple times during the altercation and was subsequently airlifted to a nearby hospital. Tragically, despite the efforts to save his life, he did not manage to survive. The brutal shooting occurred on Saturday evening at a Sonic restaurant on South Old Betsy Road in Keene approx 30 miles south of Fort Worth, Texas.

Matthew Davis

Sonic Employee Matthew Davis Shot To Death

Angel Gomez, aged 20 years old arrived at the Sonic in a vehicle with other passengers and began behaving disorderly in the parking lot. Matthew Davis, a 32-year-old employee at Sonic, has reportedly confronted Gomez. According to Keene police Chief James Kidd, Davis approached Gomez after witnessing him urinating in the parking lot. According to the police, the shooting incident at the Sonic restaurant in Keenre appeared isolated. It was not motivated by race or associated with any gang encounter.

Matthew Davis

Matthew Davis killer arrested

The authorities were warned and alerted to the scene shortly after 9:30 pm. On arrival, the officers discovered Matthew Davis in the parking lot, having sustained multiple gunshot wounds. Davis was then airlifted to Harris Methodist Hospital and later pronounced dead. Reportedly, a fundraiser has been created to support the family of Matthew Davis, who had a 10-year-old son, and assist with funeral expenses. The fundraiser had already raised more than $10,000 by Tuesday.

Matthew Davis

Keene Sonic Shooting updates

In a statement, Sonic expressed its sorrow upon hearing about the incident involving one of its franchise team members in Keene, Texas. The franchisee fully cooperates with the local authorities as they conduct their investigation. A memorial has been established outside the Sonic Drive-In on Old Betsy Road in Keene, where flowers and a cross have been placed. The memorial is growing in remembrance of Matthew Davis, a 32-year-old father, and employee who tragically died in a shooting incident while working at the restaurant on Saturday night.

The police have reported that a 12-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man have been apprehended and arrested on a murder warrant concerning the deadly shooting of a Sonic drive-in employee in Texas. On a Saturday night shift at a Sonic Drive-In, Matthew Davis, 32, confronted Angel Gomez, 20 for behaving disorderly in the parking lot, as stated by Keene Police. The confrontation escalated into a physical altercation, during which a juvenile passenger in Gomez’s vehicle retrieved an AR-style 22 rifle and fired multiple shots, striking Davis.

The juvenile was also located and taken into custody, and several firearms were recovered. Gomez and the juvenile have been charged with murder, with the juvenile currently in detention in Granbury. It is worth noting that this incident follows two recent mass shootings in Texas, which have drawn increased attention to the issue of gun violence in the state. Reportedly, the neighbors have been sharing condolences and prayers for the employee’s family who was shot to death on Saturday. 

Shreya Gupta

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