UPDATE: 10-year-old boy dies after shooting in Longview

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UPDATE (1:00 P.M.) – A 10-year-old boy who was shot Sunday afternoon in Longview has died from his injuries, according to local police.

The boy’s name has not been released as of this writing.

Investigators say they have “identified all parties involved” in the shooting, but that the investigation is still on-going.”

Editor’s Note: Longview police originally reported the boy to be eight years old. On Monday afternoon, they corrected it to 10 years old.


LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) -The Longview Police Department is investigating after a 10-year-old was shot on Sunday afternoon.

According to the department, officers were call to the 200 block of Whatley Road shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday.

When they arrived, they found an ten year old victim that had been shot with life- threatening injuries. The child was taken to a local hospital by the Longview Fire Department.

Officers are still working on identifying everyone involved. We will keep you up to date as we learn more.

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