Shots Fired Outside Local Businesses
Police were called to the 7-11 convenience store at City View Drive and US 287 at around 9pm Monday night. Witnesses reported hearing gunfire and shell casings were found in the parking lot.
A short time later, police were alerted to shots fired outside the Wal Mart on Central Freeway/I-44. No injuries were reported at either scene. Police say they think both incidents are related. Police also say they think the shootings may be drug related as well.
No suspects have been identified and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 940-322-9888. You do not have to give your name and if your information leads to an arrest and approval by the Crime Stoppers board, you could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000.