Arlington PD Arrest 18 Year Old In Shooting Outside Hurricane Harbor

Cameron Stephens mugshot
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Arlington PD Continues To Investigate Wednesday’s Shooting

Arlington Police have an 18-year-old man, Cameron Lavon Stephens, in custody in connection with the shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy near the Hurricane Harbor water park entrance Wednesday evening.

Arlington police say 18-year-old Cameron Stephens was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service overnight at a convenience store in the 2700 block of Harverwood Lane in North Dallas. He’s being held on one count of murder at the Arlington Jail.

“We are grateful for the quick actions of our detectives based upon information provided by our community to arrest the person responsible for this incident,” Arlington Police Chief Al Jones stated in the news release.

The victim 16 year old, Dai’trell Teal, would have been a junior at Arlington Martin High School in the fall. Arlington ISD said in a statement, “With a heavy heart, the Arlington ISD reports that one of our students was shot and killed last night outside of Hurricane Harbor, an Arlington water park.”

Arlington Police are continuing to investigate the Wednesday evening shooting that happened in the parking lot outside of Hurricane Harbor. They are asking anyone who may have witnessed the shooting or has any information about the case to come forward and report it to Detective Simmons 817-459-5735. Tipsters can also remain anonymous by contacting Tarrant County Crime Stoppers at 817-469-TIPS.