According to family, 13-year-old Mardreus Ward will be released from the hospital Friday evening after undergoing treatment for three gunshot wounds to his legs.
The old culvert was compromised by heavy rains in 2015 and 2016, and the City of Tyler has blocked the road off since 2016.
After 20 years of service with the department, Tyler Police Detective Josh Green is retiring his badge to start a new church.
Tyler Police confirmed two toddlers are at the Dallas Children's Hospital after ingesting kerosene this week.
The drop boxes were created by Tyler ISD welding students using materials donated by local businesses.