Man shot at apartment complex near UNT

The Denton Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred late Wednesday evening at an apartment complex near the University of North Texas campus.

At 10:18pm, Denton police officers and paramedics responded to a shots fired call at The Quarter Apartments, 1003 Eagle Drive. Officers found an open door at an apartment unit and notified occupants of their presence. They heard a man inside calling for help and immediately rendered medical aid to the conscious victim.

When paramedics arrived, the victim’s conditioned worsened and he slipped unconscious. He was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital, but pronounced deceased as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. The Medical Examiner’s Office has identified him as a 43-year-old man.

As of Thursday morning, the investigation is ongoing, and no arrests have been made. If you know anything about this incident that may be relevant to investigators, we ask that you please call Detective Tommy Potts at 940-349-8144. Or, you may provide an anonymous tip to Denton County Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-388-TIPS.