19-year-old man shot to death in Fort Worth

05/18/2014 4:26 PM

05/18/2014 4:27 PM

A 19-year-old Fort Worth man was fatally shot in the back Saturday afternoon, authorities reported.

No one had been arrested by Sunday afternoon, police said.

Alex Craig, 19, of Fort Worth, was pronounced dead at 2:57 p.m. Saturday at John Peter Smith Hospital, the Tarrant County medical examiner reported. He was shot in the back, and his death was ruled a homicide, the medical examiner ruled.

Fort Worth police released no information about the shooting other than that patrol officers were dispatched to a shooting call about 2:26 p.m. Saturday in the 3000 block of Hatcher Street

There, they learned that a man had been shot.

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