19-year-old killed while “hanging out” in Fort Worth neighborhood, police say

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred earlier this morning in a west side neighborhood.

Around 6:00AM, emergency responders were called to a shooting in the 4100 block of Valentine Street.

One person was found to be shot. He was subsequently transported to Texas Health Harris Hospital by MedStar EMS. The victim did not survive his injuries. He has been identified as a 19-year-old man who lived at the incident location.

Detectives believe he was “hanging out in the street” when the shooting happened.

Police have not released any information regarding the suspect(s).

The homicide unit is investigating the scene.

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