The Arlington Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred overnight. Officers were dispatched to a shooting call in the 6300 block of Brookcrest Drive at about 11:50 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2014. When officers arrived, there was still a crowd of people at the residence, where a party had been hosted. Officers located the shooting victim, who is in his 20s. He was driven by ambulance to Medical Center of Arlington, where he died at about 4:30 a.m.
The shooting victim’s name will be released by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner once he has been positively identified and next of kin has been notified. This morning, detectives continue to speak to multiple witnesses and are pursuing specific leads to identify the shooter.