On Sunday October 1st 2017 at approximately
10:30pm, the Galveston Police Department responded to the 1200 block of 21st
Street in Galveston, Texas in relation to a weapons offense. When
Officers arrived on scene, they viewed Anthony Maupin
(44) suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
Galveston EMS transported Maupin from that location to the
University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Maupin was later
Detectives with the Galveston Police Department are actively
searching for suspect(s) and several additional witnesses to the Homicide
incident. This case is still developing and further information
will be disseminated to the public at a later time.
Crime Stoppers has offered a reward of $1,000 for
information leading to the arrest and successful prosecution of the suspect(s)
in this case. If you have any information about the shooting you are
encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at (409) 763-8477 (TIPS) or Detectives with
the Galveston Police Department at (409) 765-3781.
Detective Derek Gaspard #452
Galveston Police Department -
Major Crimes Unit