UPDATE: According to the Longview Police Department's Facebook page, the victim has been identified as 26-year-old Longview native, Sandy Leon Brown.

Law enforcement officials are still investigating this death that is the ninth to occur this year as a result of intentional violence.

Detectives are still searching for witnesses that may have been at the scene or have information that might assist in solving this case.

Anyone with information can contact the Longview Police Department at 903-237-1198 or Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-7867.


One person was killed and another wounded in an overnight shooting in Longview.

Police were called to the 2200 block of Thirteenth Street at midnight and found two men shot.

One was dead and the other was sent to a local hospital for treatment.

Police believe more people were at the location at the time of the shooting, but are still working to gather information on this incident.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact 903-237-1170 or the Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-7867.