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Posted on: February 22, 2023

Police Investigating Early Morning Drive-by

Abilene, Texas – Police are investigating an early morning incident in north Abilene where multiple gunshots were fired into a home. One person suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

On Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at around 2:30 in the morning, police received multiple reports of several gunshots being fired in the vicinity of 700 Forrest Avenue in north Abilene. Officers arrived and located multiple shell casings in the street. A 20-year-old male at a home in the area suffered a non-life-threatening injury. He was transported to the hospital for treatment of his injury. Multiple people were inside the residence at the time of the shooting but no other injuries were reported. The home was struck multiple times by gunfire.

This investigation is ongoing. If you have any information on this incident, you are urged to call Abilene Crime Stoppers at (325) 676-8477 (TIPS).      


Rick Tomlin

Public Information Coordinator

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