One killed, one injured in shootout at Arlington apartment complex

The Arlington Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday night around 9:45PM at 2310 Silverbrook Lane on the northeast side of town.

Police say three individuals were involved in high risk activity, such as drugs or gang involvement, when one man attempted to rob the other two. All three started shooting their weapons at each other.

One of the men was shot and pronounced deceased by EMS personnel. The second man was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The deceased victim has been identified as a 20-year-old man from Grand Prairie.

“At this point in the investigation, the homicide is considered to be justified,” Arlington police say. “However, other charges are being applied to an individual involved.”