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Garland police looking for suspect in shooting death outside pizza restaurant

Police are looking for the suspect in a shooting in southeast Fort Worth.
Police are looking for the suspect in a shooting in southeast Fort Worth. Star-Telegram archives

Police responding to a shooting call Saturday afternoon found a man on the ground in the parking lot of a pizza restaurant suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas where he was pronounced dead, police said in a news release.

Police are investigating the the death as a murder. Witnesses told officers they saw the man who shot the victim drive away in a blue truck, according to the release.

Police responded to the shooting call shortly before 4 p.m. at a Cici's Pizza in the 1000 block of Northwest Highway, the release said. Detectives are investigating and trying to determine what led to the shooting, the release said.

Mitch Mitchell: 817-390-7752, @mitchmitchel3

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