Homicide Investigation - Report #2022-02180737
By Tim Ciesco
Posted on August 07, 2022, August 07, 2022

On Saturday, August 6, 2022, at approximately 11:43 p.m., the Arlington Police Department responded to an apartment complex in the 800 block of E. Sanford Street to investigate a reported shooting.

When they arrived, they found an 18-year-old male with an apparent gunshot wound lying on the floor inside one of the apartments. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The 911 caller, who lives in the apartment, told officers he, the victim, and four others were hanging out at the location. He indicated one of the males who was there began handling a shotgun that went off, striking the victim.

At this time, several individuals have been detained for further questioning by detectives. Any criminal charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Det. Krystallyne Holly at (817) 459-5935. Tipsters can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers of Tarrant County at (817) 469-8477.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office will identify the deceased once next of kin have been notified.

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