Early Morning Shooting Leaves One Dead
Wichita Falls Police are investigating an early morning shooting that has left one man dead and another hospitalized. Police responded to 1400 ½ North Scott at approximately 3:05 am after receiving a call of shots fired.
22 year-old Rakim Hicks of Lawton died at the scene. 24 year-old Darrion Whitaker of Wichita Falls was transported by ambulance to United Regional Hospital. His exact condition is not known at this time.
Police are now looking for a potential witness. He is described as a heavy set, light skinned black male. He reportedly left the scene before officers arrived. Anyone with information should call Detective Tony Fox at 940-761-7762 or call Crime Stoppers at 940-322-9888