Shots ring out during large fight in Fort Worth neighborhood; juvenile female killed

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating a shooting secondary to a large fight at a roadway intersection in the Wedgewood neighborhood of southwest Fort Worth.

At around 7:45pm this evening, multiple Fort Worth PD officers were called to the intersection of 4300 Welch Avenue at Trail Lake Drive after 9-1-1 calls came in of a large fight. Reports indicate a group of 30-40 juveniles and adults were actively fighting.

During the fight, shots were fired, possibly by multiple people.

A juvenile female was struck and transported to a local hospital by private vehicle. She was pronounced deceased shortly after arriving at the facility.

The department’s Homicide Unit is currently investigating the scene. A large presence of officers remains at the intersection for the investigation process.

As more details are released, we will update this story.

Update – The victim has been identified as a 14-year-old juvenile female from Crowley.