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Early morning shooting leaves teen hospitalized

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TYLER (KYTX) -  On 04-15-2013 at 3:05 am, officers were dispatched to 3100 Hwy. 31 E in reference to a subject that had been shot.  When officers arrived on scene, they made contact with an 18 year old Hispanic male who had been shot in the abdomen.  The victim stated he was walking home from a gas station at Hwy. 31 E and the loop when a white car with black wheels pulled up next to him and shot him one time and then quickly drove away.  The victim was able to walk home and call 911.  He was transported to a local hospital with what is believed to be non-life threatening injuries.  This case is under investigation.

   Anyone with information about this case is urged to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000 or Tyler/Smith County Crime Stoppers at 903-561-CUFF.   

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