Specialist Austin James Sampson; Photo Courtesy: Fort Hood
Terry Grant Scott charged with murder in connection with shooting death of WNY soldier
Killeen, TX - There's been an arrest in connection with the shooting death of a soldier from Western New York.
25 year old Specialist Austin James Sampson of Bliss in Wyoming County died last week at a hospital in Texas. His identity was released on Monday by officials at Fort Hood.
Police in Killeen, Texas have charged 17 year old Terry Grant Scott with murder.
Police say Sampson and two other men were in an SUV when a gunman approached them in a convenience store parking lot and opened fire.
Sampson served in Iraq and Afghanistan.