One Dead After Shooting at a Party in Arlington

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    Arlington police say one man was hospitalized after a shooting outside a party at a home in the 1200 block of Brookmont Drive. (Published Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014)

    Arlington police say one man died after a shooting at a party late Saturday night.

    Police say officers were called to a shooting in the 6300 block of Brookcrest Drive just before midnight.

    Police say a large crowd was still at the home where a party was being held.

    Early reports were that witnesses told police they saw a man shoot another man in the chest.

    The man in his 20s was taken by ambulance to Medical Center of Arlington, where he died at about 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

    The gunman got away, police say he is not in custody but detectives continue to interview witnesses and are following strong leads in the case.