LUBBOCK, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Police in Lubbock said they’re investigating the shooting death of a 4-year-old boy.

In a press release, the Lubbock Police Department said officers responded to a report of shots fired Friday night in an east Lubbock neighborhood.

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When they arrived on the scene, they learned Cornelius Carrington, 4, had been shot. The young boy was taken by a private vehicle to a hospital, but he was unable to overcome his injuries. He was pronounced deceased

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Police said it appears the boy was shot during a drive-by shooting. As of Saturday, no arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing.

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