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Victim shot twice near Texas A&M campus; suspect shot at constable

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Posted at 7:32 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-16 22:18:17-04

COLLEGE STATION, TX — A person was transported to the hospital after a shooting near the Texas A&M campus Friday evening.

University police say officers were called out to Hensel Park around 6:46 p.m. for reports of shots fired.

A victim was found suffering from two gunshot wounds and was transported to the hospital.

The suspect fired at a deputy constable precinct 3 who was searching the area. The constable was not injured and did not return fire.

The suspect has been taken into custody. Authorities say the public is not in danger.