Man dies after being shot multiple times at west Fort Worth apartment complex

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a homicide incident that occurred on Wednesday of this week in the 8600 block of Las Vegas Court.

According to a police report, officers were called to the scene at 6:57PM in regards to a person shot. One person was located and transported to the hospital by MedStar EMS with serious injuries.

Investigators believe the man was shot between two buildings at the apartment complex (Villas del Sol Apartments). A 9-1-1 call was received stating that a male had been shot and ran into one of the apartment units screaming he had been shot.

The victim was rushed to the hospital and into surgery; however, his injuries were too severe and he succumbed on Thursday morning, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The victim has been identified as a 43-year-old man.

The department’s Homicide and Gang units are investigating the murder.