Overnight shooting in Tyler

Tyler PD responded to a shooting this morning and found two victims with gunshot wounds to their legs.

According to statements given to Police, a group of people were standing in the yard when an individual came into the street and fired several shots in the direction of the people.

Police say, it is unknown at this time why the suspect fired the shots. The suspect was taken into custody. Investigators were called to the scene and the case is still under investigation. No names are available to be released at this time.

The victims were treated and transported to East Texas Medical Center with what appeared to be non life threatening injuries.