Overton Drive-By Shooting Sends Man To The Hospital

A drive by shooting in Rusk County sends one man to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. It happened in Overton at a residence on FM 2089 last night at 9:45. Overton Police Chief Ed Williams says 26-year-old Michael Grant was shot while standing in the front yard with a group of people.

Witnesses say two men in a car opened fire on the crowd. The shooters fired numerous rounds, striking the house and cars. No arrests have been made. The victim was treated and released.