One dead after shooting at Longview party

One dead after shooting at Longview party
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Editor’s note: A prior version of this story incorrectly listed Devin Loyd as a suspect in this incident. Loyd was arrested at the location but as part of a separate incident, according to Harrison County Sheriff’s Office.

HARRISON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - Harrison County Sheriff’s Office Investigators are compiling information regarding a fatal shooting on Whitehurst Drive in Harrison County.

At approximately 12:05 a.m. Friday, Harrison County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call that a shooting had occurred at a party event location on Whitehurst Dr. in Longview near the intersection of Loop 281 and I-20.

The victim of the shooting was taken to Longview Christus Good Shepherd Hospital. Deputies also proceeded to the hospital where it was confirmed that a man had been brought to the Emergency Room with a gunshot wound and pronounced deceased. The name of the victim is not being released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.

A Longview police officer responded to this location, as well. During a separate fight, not related to the shooting at the location, the officer sustained a broken ankle while assisting Harrison County Deputies in making an arrest.

The suspect charged in this incident is Devin Loyd. He is charged with Resisting Arrest and Aggravated Assault on a Public Servant. His bond is set at $103,000.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, they may anonymously contact Harrison County Investigators at 903-923-4000.

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