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Temple police investigating overnight shooting that left 1 injured

Temple Police Department
Posted at 2:51 PM, Aug 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-14 07:55:40-04

TEMPLE, Texas — Temple police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one male with life-threatening injuries.

Around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, officers arrived at the 1800 block of East Avenue K and discovered shell casings. Police said during their initial investigation, officers were notified of an injured man suffering from gunshot wounds being treated at Baylor Scott & White.

Police said an unidentified individual dropped the victim at the hospital and subsequently fled.

Police did not provide a description of a possible suspect or the victim.

Police have not named any suspects at this time and ask those with information to contact the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500 or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477 for anonymous reporting.