Teenager shot and killed in Garland

The Garland Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old male last night. The incident reportedly occurred in the 3600 block of South First Street.

Police received word of a gunshot wound victim at Texas Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. When officers arrived, they were informed that a teenager had been shot and died from his injuries.

Detectives say the teenager went to a parking lot at the listed location to meet someone. During the meeting, the victim was shot by a suspect and transported to the hospital via personal vehicle.

The victim has been identified as a 17-year-old male from Dallas.

The investigation is still in progress.