Carissa Katekaru PR 17-13
Media Relations Coordinator/Public Information Officer
Phone: (817) 427-7076
NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release
On June 28 at 2:16 am officers responded to the 7600 block of Boulevard 26 reference a male victim with an apparent gunshot wound.
Preliminary investigation reveals this is likely a road rage incident *that occurred east bound 820 near the Boulevard 26 exit. Details leading up to the shooting are not available at this time. The suspect vehicle is described as a white mid-size SUV with the driver wearing a white baseball cap.
The victim, a 33 year old white male, was transported by ground ambulance to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
If you witnessed or have any information regarding this incident, please call police dispatch 817-281-1000.
Update 7-5-17 1249: We are still seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the shooter or shooter’s vehicle in the road rage incident. There is reason to believe there were witnesses in the area that observed the incident, which occurred shortly after 2:00 am on June 28, 2017. If you have any information, please contact police dispatch 817-281-1000.
*location updated 7.5.17 – 1249 CK
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