18-year-old shot at Texas high basketball school game dies

1 year 4 months 4 weeks ago Sunday, January 19 2020 Jan 19, 2020 January 19, 2020 9:49 AM January 19, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

Police say an 18-year-old who was shot during a high school basketball game in Dallas has died. A police news release says Marc Strickland died Friday at a hospital of injuries suffered in the Jan. 11 shooting inside a gymnasium during a game between Kimball and South Oak Cliff high schools. Police say a 15-year-old boy who was charged with aggravated assault after surrendering to police the day after the shooting will now face a murder charge. Police have said the shooting occurred during a fight near a concession stand. Officials say about 650 people were in the gym at the time.

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