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Man Killed In Longview Shooting

A shooting in Longview this afternoon leaves one man dead. It happened just before 3:30 in the 1600 block of Oden Street. Officials say Dakar Burks, 26, was pronounced dead at Good Shepherd Medical Center. Longview police are now looking for two men, wanted for questioning.

One witness says her grandchildren were playing nearby when the shots began. "We was sitting in the living room playing dominos and then we heard a little shot, then some more shots, then we heard a big shot and when the went to the door, everybody was running," said Carolyn Adams, who lives down the street from where the shooting took place.

Police are investigating what led to the shooting. This is the fourth recorded homicide in the city this year.

Oralia Ortega reporting, ortega@kltv.com

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