UPDATE: Tyler police seeking Hispanic male as suspect in South Kennedy Avenue shooting

Published on Friday, 14 March 2014 13:24 - Written by

Tyler police are investigating a shooting at 710 S. Kennedy Ave.

Detective Andy Erbaugh said a 19-year-old male was shot and taken to the hospital. Police are interviewing witnesses, who are indicating that someone was seen leaving the scene.

The teen who was shot told investigators in the ambulance that he was shot by a hispanic male about six feet tall and around 190 to 200 pounds. He was last seen running eastbound behind the apartment complex where the shooting occurred.

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