LUFKIN, Texas (KETK) – Lufkin police are investigating a shooting that has injured at least one person.
The shooting victim is a 17-year-old man. He is being taken to an out-of-town hospital for surgery.
He is expected to recover, according to preliminary reports from the hospital.
Police say they received a report at about 6:20 p.m. Friday that a shooting victim had shown up at a local hospital.
The condition of the person is unknown at this time.
Residents in the 400 block of Locke Alley reported hearing what sounded like a fight followed by a gunshot.
Police say the suspect appears to have fled the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.