Man dies in north Fort Worth shooting

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man found shot in the yard of a house on the north side of town.

Officers and EMS personnel responded to a house in the 1900 block of NE 36th Street just after 9AM yesterday (Thursday) morning. A 9-1-1 caller stated a man shot in the head was in her yard.

Emergency personnel transported the man to JPS with serious injuries, but he has been pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as a 46-year-old male.

Detectives are still investigating at this time. Dispatched information indicates a suspect fled the scene. No description has been released at this time.