On June 10, 2023, at approximately 2:52 a.m., Longview Police Officers responded to a shooting in the 600 block of Harrison Street. Officers located two males with apparent gunshot wounds. One victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, and the other victim was pronounced dead at the residence. The deceased has been identified as 19-year-old Aleksei Gamez.
Detectives have identified and arrested the suspect, 25-year-old Jose Rodriguez, Jr., on capital murder. Detectives are continuing their investigation into the incident.
If you have any information on this matter, you are encouraged to contact Longview Police at 903-237-1110 or Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP(7867) or online at greggcountycrimestoppers.