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11/17/06-Smith County

Smith County Home Targeted By Drive By Shooting

  A Smith County home is the target of a drive by shooting. It's the same house that had been broken into earlier this week.   The shooting happened around 11:00 a.m. Friday morning at the home on Cityview Drive in Smith County.   The Smith County Sheriff's Department says more than five shots were fired at the home. A woman was inside at the time, but was not injured. The homeowner, Jose Espinoza says he believes todays shooting is related to the break in. On Monday, Espinoza says he chased eight to ten teenagers out of his home, five were later arrested.   The sheriff's department says the five teenagers arrested Monday are still in jail. Authorities also say today's shooters were driving a light green mini van. If you have any information call the Smith County Sheriff's Department.

Molly Reuter, reporting.


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