Man Shot To Death In Texas Park As Children Played Nearby

Police were looking for a suspect Wednesday after a man was shot to death at a Texas park while children played baseball nearby.

Floyd Gwin Park (City of Odessa photo/file)

ODESSA (July 30, 2014) Police in Odessa were looking for a suspect Wednesday after a man was shot to death Tuesday night in a public park while children played baseball on nearby field.

Investigators have a description of the vehicle in which the gunman escaped after the deadly shooting in Floyd Gwin Park, Cpl. Steve LeSueur said.

The 27-year-old victim was taken to an Odessa hospital where he later died.

His name wasn’t immediately released.

A car in the parking lot ended up with several bullet holes during the shooting.

Further details weren't immediately available.


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