Update on Sunday shooting death

April 26, 2010 at 1:03 p.m.
Updated April 25, 2010 at 11:26 p.m.

Victoria police continue to investigate a Sunday evening drive by shooting that left one man dead.

About 8:30 p.m. Sunday, police received a 911 call about multiple shots fired near Ben Jordan and North streets, according to a press release. Almost immediately, police then received a call about a shooting victim at 2204 E. North St.

When officers arrived on scene, they found 21-year-old Joe Angel Caltzontzin lying on the front porch of a mobile home with multiple gunshot wounds.

Officers performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on the victim until Victoria Fire Department responders arrived. Caltzontzin was then taken o Citizens Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 8:42 p.m.

An autopsy will be performed by the Travis County Medical Examiner's Office in Austin.

Police encourage anyone who witnessed the shooting or who has additional information to call the 24-hour Victoria Crime Stoppers tip line at 361-572-4200.



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