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CCPD: Man found outside of car with a gunshot wound

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Posted at 4:27 PM, Mar 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-25 21:06:23-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A man is recovering in the hospital after police said he was shot outside of the mall.

The shooting happened just after 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the 5400 block of S.P.I.D. near Staples Street.

Police said at the scene they reported to a call about a man who was found with a gunshot wound outside of a car.

Investigators found the victim and discovered a gun inside a car. Meanwhile, medics transferred the victim to the hospital.

Police said the man was shot in the leg.

The shooting is still under investigation.