BLISS, N.Y. (WIVB) - An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a western New York Army Specialist outside Fort Hood in TX.
Twenty-five-year-old Austin Sampson of Bliss was shot with two other men in a convenience store parking lot in Killeen, TX on January 3. He died the next day from his injuries and the two other men were last known to be in critical condition.
PHOTO GALLERY | Pictures of Army Specialist Austin Sampson
On Tuesday, Killeen Police announced they have arrested 17-year-old Terry Grant Scott of Killeen. He is being held on charges he was the shooter who opened fire on Sampson's car.
Sampson, a Wyoming County native, entered active duty in 2006 as a cavalry scout after graduating from Letchworth Central. He has been at Fort Hood since November 2006. Sampson served in Operation Iraqi Freedom from November 2007 to January 2009 and in Operation New Dawn from August 2010 to August 2011.
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