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Man shot on Indiana Avenue

Posted at 11:19 PM, Jan 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-09 08:08:03-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Police are investigating a shooting late in the 800 block of Indiana Avenue late Tuesday night that send a man to the hospital.

Corpus Christi Police Department Lt. David Saldana said a man, about 19 or 20 years old, was shot outside a home at about 10:26 p.m.

"When (nearby) officers arrived, a witness out here was able to say that a gentleman was struck by a bullet, and that there were two shots fired at him," Sandana said. "A few minutes later, the hospital notified us that they had a walk-in shooting."

Saldana said the victim was rushed to surgery for non-life-threatening injuries.

Saldana was unsure of the circumstances surrounding the shooting. The incident still is under investigation.