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August 1, 2013

Teenage victim receives multiple gunshot wounds in east side shooting

James Bright, Managing Editor, chickashaeditor@gmail.com
The Express-Star

CHICKASHA — The Chickasha Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place on July 31 at 10:22 p.m. in the 1500 block of Shepard Street.

An incident report from CPD states officers are investigating the use of a firearm with the intent to kill.

Upon arrival at the scene, the officers were advised that an 18-year-old male had sustained gunshot wounds and had been transported to the emergency room with non-life threatening injuries.

A release from CPD detailed witness accounts claiming several gunshots were fired and a small white car was seen leaving the scene at a high rate of speed.

Grady County sheriff's deputies are assisting in the investigation.

The Detective Division of the CPD is currently investigating this incident. If any citizens have information regarding this shooting they are encouraged to call CPD 405-222-6050, or Crimestoppers at 224-8477.

More on this story as it develops.