Tyler man shot near Texas College, taken to local hospital

News

TYLER, Texas (KETK)- A man was shot several times near Texas College, and he was transported to a local hospital.

This happened around 9:20 p.m. at a basketball court across the street from the Victory Park Apartment complex.

The man with multiple gun shot wounds was transported in a private vehicle, but he was picked up by an officer near Palace and Ferguson after the officer was flagged down. The official then transported the wounded man to a hospital.

The victim was headed into surgery, and he told officers that he does not know who shot him.

Police are currently looking for tips.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Right Now

Don't Miss

Community Calendar

KETK Twitter & Facebook

FOX51 Twitter & Facebook