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Man arrested after shootout kills 1, injuries another in Tyler

Tyler Police Public Information Officer Andy Erbaugh said the shootout involved multiple people around 3 p.m. Monday.

TYLER, Texas — A Tyler man has been charged with murder after a 57-year-old man was killed and another man was injured during a shootout Monday afternoon.

Frederick Leon Harvey, 59, was booked into the Smith County Jail on one count of murder and two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm in connection with the shooting in the 900 block of West Morris, police said Tuesday.

His bonds total $550,000, according to jail records.  

Tyler Police Public Information Officer Andy Erbaugh said the shootout involved multiple people around 3 p.m. Monday.

Horatio Williams, 57, of Tyler, and Laray High, 50, of Tyler, were taken to the hospital after the shooting. Williams later died and High was treated and released, police said.

According to police, Harvey had also been shot, but received treatment and after an arrest warrant was issued, he was taken to the county jail.

Witnesses told police multiple rounds were fired from weapons in the street around a minivan. Investigators collected evidence including one weapon and shell casings. 

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