Police Investigating After Man Found With Gunshot Wounds Near I-35 And I-40


Monday, September 3rd 2018, 7:17 am
By: Ashley Holden


Officials are investigating a shooting after a man was discovered with gunshot wounds near the Dallas Junction.

Police arrived at the scene near I-35 northbound to I-40 westbound around 4:00 a.m. Monday for a welfare call after someone noticed a wounded man lying on the side of the highway. 

When police arrived on scene they noticed the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He also suffered from a broken forearm. The victim told police he was thrown from a moving vehicle. 

Officials said the victim is described as a black male. He is expected to survive. No suspect information has been released. 

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When police arrived on scene they noticed the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He also suffered from a broken forearm. The victim told police he was thrown from a moving vehicle. 

Here’s a better view of the scene traffic down to one lane in this area of the on ramp. @NEWS9 pic.twitter.com/E1rnj7jWEF

— Ashley Holden News 9 (@ashleyvholden) September 3, 2018

Officials said the victim is described as a black male. He is expected to survive. No suspect information has been released. 

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Man is expected to survive according to police. Victim told them he was thrown from a moving car. Police say he has a broken forearm as well and his injuries are consistent with that story. @NEWS9 pic.twitter.com/lBqArEK6Ab

— Ashley Holden News 9 (@ashleyvholden) September 3, 2018

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Officials are investigating a shooting after a man was discovered with gunshot wounds near the Dallas Junction. 

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