10 year old shot on SPID; Police searching for suspect and vehicle

Around 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 18, 2021 police were dispatched to a shooting on the 2000 block of South Padre Island Drive near Greenwood. When police arrived they found a 10 year old that had been shot in the back area.

Three people, including the female victim were inside of the red Toyota Tundra when a suspect inside of another vehicle fired multiple shots inside the Totota Tundra striking the female victim. Paramedics transported the victim to Spohn Shoreline Hospital and than to Driscoll Children’s Hospital.

Police have discovered footage from nearby businesses to identify the vehicle and possibly the suspect. According to police, they have released a vehicle of interest after reviewing leads. Police ask the public if they have any information to please call 3618862600 for tips. See photo below.

Vehicle of interest in a shooting that injured a minor on Sunday, July 18, 2021 around 4 p.m.

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