Harlingen police: 16-year-old arrested in shooting that left one in hospital

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HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — The Harlingen Police Department has arrested a 16-year-old in connection to a shooting investigation that left a 15-year-old in the hospital.

Harlingen officials responded to the parking lot of the Burger King on South 77 Sunshine Strip about a man with a gunshot wound.

Police say EMS transported the 15-year-old to a local hospital. Authorities say he is in critical condition.

Harlingen Police Department received information that the shooting may have started at a residence on the 1000 block of Greenway in Harlingen.

The 16-year-old is being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

This case remain under investigation.

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