25-year-old man injured in shooting overnight in Dallas – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

One person is injured after a shooting in Dallas Saturday morning.

According to the Dallas Police Department, officers responded to a shooting call at the intersection of North Walton Walker Boulevard and West Jefferson Boulevard just before noon.

Police said witnesses informed officers that the shooting took place at a rally in the 2700 block of Sarcita Lane when the victim, a 25-year-old man, went outside to smoke.

Witnesses said after hearing a single shot outside, they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound, police said.

According to police, witnesses said they were taking the victim to the hospital when they got a tire out at the intersection between Walton Walker and Jefferson, and subsequently decided to call 911.

The victim was transported to a local hospital and was able to tell officers he was approached by two unknown men in a vehicle when he smoked, police said.

Police said the victim informed officers that one of the suspects asked him a question and when he was unable to answer, the passenger became upset and shot at him.

The investigation is ongoing and no suspects have been remanded in custody at present, police said.


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