Police investigating deadly shooting on Lumpkin St.


Texarkana, Texas Police were dispatched at 6:33 PM to a residence in the 400 block of Lumpkin St. Once on scene, officers located a 33-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound.

According to police the victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment, however he died as a result of his injuries. The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The initial investigation concluded the 33-year-old victim was visiting friends at 405 Lumpkin St. While the victim was on the front porch, a black male suspect pulled up in front of the house in a light blue Chevrolet minivan with Texas Tags. The suspect exited the vehicle and began firing multiple shots with a handgun at the home, striking the victim once in the head. The suspect then fled the scene in the minivan.

Detectives are currently investigating the case and examining evidence.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Texarkana Texas Police Department at 903-798-3116 or CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP

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