ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A 43-year-old Abilene man has now died after police say he was shot on the city’s south side Monday afternoon.
The victim was identified as 43-year-old Edward Daniels of Abilene.
According to police, the man accused of shooting and killing Daniels was 22-year-old Malik Tyrese Corbin of Abilene. He is being charged with First Degree Felony Murder and Second Degree Felony Aggravated Assault. Police apprehended Corbin after a brief pursuit. It ended at Post Oak Road and S. Danville Dr.
The shooting happened on the 4000 block of Redbud Circle around 2:40 p.m.
The victim, later identified as Daniels, was taken to a local hospital before he died at about 5:30 p.m.
Police say preliminary information indicated that the victim knew the shooter.
This homicide remains under investigation.