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Police investigating shooting at Hood Street Park


Police are investigating a shooting at Hood Street Park, after a 22-year-old man turned up at an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm, shortly before 2 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Officers were called out to Providence Health Center in Waco, and interviewed the victim. The victim told officers he had been driving about 12:30 a.m. and had pulled over at Hood Street Park to send a text message.

The victim told police a white male, described as scruffy and wearing a gray t-shirt and hood, came up to his car and for no apparent reason, fired one shot. The victim was shot in the arm, but his wound was not life threatening.

The victim could not tell police how he got to the hospital or where his car was. Police say that as they continued to question him, he became less cooperative.

Waco PD are still investigating.

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