Tyler man shot while sitting in vehicle on W. Nutbush Avenue


Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital.

According to information from the Tyler Police Department, a man arrived at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Hospital early Friday morning with a gunshot wound.

Tyler police officers responded to the hospital and learned the wounded male received the gunshot while he was sitting in his vehicle in the 13000 block of W. Nutbush Avenue in Tyler.

He is said to have been found by a group of people who found him in the middle of the road and took him to the hospital.

As of Friday, he remained in the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Police indicated they had located a crime scene and were investigating, but they did not provide information about any suspects.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to to contact the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000.

- Staff reports

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