Sources: Fatal shootings in Converse area involving teenage victims connected


>>REPORTER: ABSOLUTELY. MORE AT 12:30 FOR YOU.>>URSULA: THANKS, COURTNEY.>>DAVID: A DEADLY 24 HOURS FOR THE CONVERSE AREA. ANOTHER TEEN MURDERED OVERNIGHT. SEVERAL SOURCES SAY THERE’S A CONNECTION. A 15-YEAR-OLD SHOT OUT THE WHAT-A-BURGER WAS AT A VIGIL FOR 16-YEAR-OLD REGINALD ADAMS MURDERED SUNDAY. JOSH SKURNIK REPORTS REGARDLESS OF THE LINK, THE SHERIFF IS PUTTING MORE DEPUTIES IN THAT AREA.>>REPORTER: THE SCENE TAPE IS STILL UP, A WORKER TELLS ME THE WHAT-A-BURGER IS CLOSED INDEFINITELY. INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO FIND THE PERSON WHO PULLED OH IT A RIFLE AT 9:30 P.M. AND FIRED MORE THAN ONCE AT A 15-YEAR-OLD, KILLING HIM OUTSIDE OF THE RESTAURANT. WE NOW KNOW THE FIGHT STARTED EARLIER IN THE NIGHT. MULTIPLE SOURCES SAY THE VICTIM WAS AT A 7:00 P.M. VIGIL IN CONVERSE FOR A TEEN MURDERED THERE JUST THIS SUNDAY, 16-YEAR-OLD REGGIE ADAMS. ONE WOMAN TELLS ME A FIGHT BROKE OUT AT THE VIGIL, INVOLVING THE 15-YEAR-OLD AND THE SHOOTER. IT GOT BROKEN UP. THEN, BY COINCIDENCE, THEY BOTH HAPPENED TO GO TO THE WHAT-A-BURGER A MILE AWAY WHERE THE FIGHT TURNED DEADLY. THE SOURCE CLOSE TO THE YOUTH IN THE AREA SAID THE FIGHT WAS NOT RELATED TO REGGIE’S DEATH, BUT JUST HARSH WORDS.>>WHAT I CAN SAY IS WE’RE NOT RULING OUT A CONNECTION BETWEEN THE TWO.>>REPORTER: SHERIFF JAVIER SALAZAR WON’T CONFIRM THE CONNECTION BUT DOES SAY MORE BOOTS ARE GOING ON THE GROUND.>>I SPOKE WITH CHIEF McMANUS, WE’RE GOING TO BE REALLOCATED SOME OF THE RESOURCES TO THE VIOLENT CRIMES TASK FORCE. AND I SPOKE TO THE COMMAND IN CONVERSE PD AND KIRBY PD. THEY’LL SEE A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN MAN POWER IN THAT AREA AND MAKE SURE IT DOESN’T CONTINUE.>>REPORTER: THERE’S PROMISING INFORMATION IN THE WAY OF SUSPECTS. AS FOR SUNDAY’S SHOOTINGS, INVESTIGATORS ARE LOOKING FOR

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