Passenger in Car Shot

Passenger in Car Shot
  • Posted on: 6 February 2019

(2/6/2019, 0835 hrs) On February 5, around 8:15 pm, APD officers responded to a local hospital to a report of man shot in the head. Officers arrived and were advised the victim was a 19-year-old male with life-threatening injuries, and the on-call detective was called out.

The investigation revealed that the victim had been shot while riding in a vehicle near the intersection of 6th Street and John Thomas Street. At least one male subject fired rounds at the vehicle, and one of the rounds struck the victim in the head. The victim was then driven directly to the hospital for treatment.

The case is still being investigated and no further details are available at this time.