WFPD Investigate Shooting

WFPD Investigate Shooting

Newschannel 6 has confirmed with the Wichita Falls Police Department the victim of Wednesday night's deadly shooting is 24-year-old Oliver Mercedes Martin.

Police tell us his next of kin has been notified.

The shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of Bonner.

Wichita Falls Police confirm Martin was shot then taken to United Regional and pronounced dead at the hospital.

Officials said two crime scenes are currently under investigation. One on Bonner Street and one on Harding Street.

Sergeant John Spragins confirms a vehicle was also involved.

Police are conducting interviews at United Regional and the neighborhood where the shooting took place.

Tune into Newschannel 6 Thursday morning for the most up-to-date information.

If you have any information, call Police at (940) 761-7792 and ask for Detective Brad Love.