ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) — It was just a couple minutes after midnight on August 26 when police in Arlington responded to a shooting outside a convenience store in the 2700 block of East Abram Street.
When officers arrived, they found a 33-year-old man injured and lying on the ground. The victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Fort Worth Residents Concerned About Plans To Replace Nearly 100-Year-Old Forest Park Pool
While still at the scene, police were notified that a 29-year-old man had notified officials that he was involved in the incident. The man was located and detained for questioning.READ MORE: Cook Children’s Halts Elective Surgeries Due To Staff, Bed Shortages During COVID-19 Surge
Based upon witness interviews and other evidence gathered at the scene, police say it appears the victim and the suspected shooter became involved in a argument inside the convenience store that spilled out into the parking lot.
Investigators believe the victim went to his vehicle, got a gun, and approached the other man. Ultimately several shots were fired and the victim collapsed. The shooter immediately left the scene.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Vaccines Don't Impact Fertility, But The Virus Does, Doctors Say
So far no charges have been filed in the case, but police say the investigation is ongoing.