CITY’S LATEST HOMICIDE

Date: Sunday, June 07, 2020 9:01 P.M.
Location: 3900 block of Leigh
Offense: Murder
Case Number: 2006070095

On June 07, 2020 at approximately 9:01 P.M. Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the area of the 3000 block of Leigh in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers observed a 17-year-old male with serious injuries, sustained from being shot by an unknown suspect. Medics arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.

Detectives were later informed that the 17-year-old victim passed away from his injuries. At this time police do not have a suspect in custody but are actively questioning a person of interest.

The suspect was last seen leaving the scene in a vehicle, which has since been located by Investigators. This was not a random act of violence and the parties involved were acquainted with each other.

This is still an active investigation. If you have any information pertaining to this murder, you are encouraged to call the Corpus Christi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 361-886-2840. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and still provide information to Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=.

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