Fight leads to shootout at Irving park; one killed, one injured

The Irving Police Department is investigating a shooting that resulted from a fight this morning at the Mountain Creek Preserve park located in the 1000 block of E. Hunter Ferrell Road.

Police say several individuals met up at the park this morning to fight. During the fight, multiple people branded firearms and a shootout occurred. Residents nearby heard the gunshots and called 9-1-1.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found one shooting victim deceased on the scene. He has been identified as a 21-year-old man. A second victim showed up at a local hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. He is currently hospitalized in unknown condition.

During the investigation, it was discovered that several people involved in the fight were at a house on Trinity View Street. Irving PD’s tactical team responded with patrol officers and apprehended 3-4 individuals at the house.

Some of the people are cooperating, but some are not. No arrests have been made.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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