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Police Investigating Shooting in Southwest Dallas

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    Police are investigating a shooting in southwest Dallas. The incident happened at about 11:45 Tuesday morning in the 3900 block of South Cockrell Hill Road. (Published Tuesday, March 14, 2017)

    Police are investigating a shooting in southwest Dallas.

    DPD says one person was shot inside of a white car that was sitting in the parking lot of the 3900 block of South Cockrell Hill Road at about 11:45 Tuesday morning.

    The car appears to have several shattered windows.

    The victim, whose name has not been released, was transported to a nearby hospital and is in serious condition, police say.

    Two patrol officers witnessed the shooting while driving by the scene.

    They followed the suspected shooter and caught him a short time later after he crashed his vehicle.

    Officers recovered a gun and the man is now in police custody. His identity has not been released.

    Further information has not been released by DPD.

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