On the 16th of July at approximately 6:08 P.M., the Howard County Dispatch
received a call of a gunshot victim in the 2500 block of Langley. Big Spring Police
Department Officers and City of Big Spring Emergency Medical Services were
immediately dispatched and arrived on scene. Officers found an 18 year old Male
victim whom had a gunshot wound to his lower back. Officers immediately
applied medical care to the victim while securing the crime scene. Once the
scene was secured Emergency Medical Personnel arrived on scene which took
over the medical care of the victim who was subsequently transported to Scenic
Mountain Center. The Big Spring Police Departments Criminal Investigations
Division was notified to respond.
The investigation has determined a domestic altercation took place inside a
residence in the 2500 block of Langley between Jerome McNally Black/Male 60
years of age and his 18 year old son. The altercation continued outside of the
residence. The altercation escalated which led to Jerome McNally brandishing a
firearm and firing at the 18 year old victim multiple times striking him once.
The Criminal Investigations Division submitted a probable cause affidavit to the
Justice of the Peace for the arrest of Jerome McNally for the offense of
Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “Family Violence” a Felony 1 offense.
The Justice of the Peace issued the warrant for the arrest. McNally has since been
arrested and has been booked into the Howard County Law Enforcement Center.
The victim has been transported to University Medical Center in Lubbock and at
the time of this release was in stable condition.
This continues to be an ongoing investigation and no further information is
available at this time.
Chief of Police, Chad Williams
Administrative Lieutenant Brian Gordon