Police investigate aggravated assault

April 5, 2016

Prosper Police are actively investigating an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon (shooting) incident that occurred in the 900 block of South Coit Road, at approximately 1:35 a.m. on Tuesday, April 5.

Sought for questioning are two individuals who witnesses say perpetrated the assault. The two were seen driving a vehicle believed to be a grey, or similar color, 4-door passenger car. While witnesses were unable to provide an accurate description of the car’s driver, they described the passenger as a black male in his late teens or early 20s.

The victim of the assault was transported to an area hospital by paramedics of the Prosper Fire Department. The victim’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Additional information will be released as it becomes available.  Individuals who may have information related to the incident or who can provide information that would aid in this continuing investigation, are asked to contact the Prosper Police Department at (972) 347-9002.

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