Longview Police Look For Shooting Suspect

Longview police are asking for your help in finding a suspect who beat up one man, and fired shots at others who tried to follow him. Police say on Thursday, a man wearing a ski mask burst into a residence on South 15th street, beat a man with a pistol, then fled the scene. Two witnesses followed the suspect in a car. The witnesses say the suspect fired two shots at them.

The man escaped, and hasn't been seen since. The man is described as a black male, around six feet tall, and weighing 220 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing and driving a Crown Victoria with a spotlight on the driver's side door. Anyone with information is asked to call Longview police.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.  bhallmark@kltv.com