Tyler PD investigating shooting, say victim shot over cell phone

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler police are investigating a Sunday night shooting.

Wilber Medina, 35, was shot in the lower left leg with a handgun.

Police responded to the scene in the 400 block of E. Houston Street around 10:50 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located Medina. He was transported to a local hospital by EMS and treated.

Medina told officers that he had got into an argument over a cell phone with another male who he allowed to stay with him.  During the argument, the suspect shot Medina and left the scene before officers arrived.

Police say the incident is under investigation.

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