19-year-old man shot, wounded in Northeast Side

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Authorities say a 19-year-old man has been hospitalized following a shooting in the the city’s Northeast Side late Thursday night.

Police responded at about 11:45 p.m. to the 8800 block of Starcrest, near Perrin Beitel Road and Loop 410 on reports of a person suffering from gunshot wounds.

Arriving officer located a man with a gunshot wound to the head. He was transported to Brooke Army Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition.

Investigators are working to identify a motive in the shooting.

The victim is yet to be identify.

Authorities say they did receive some calls about gunshots in the area, but otherwise they don’t have much to go on.

The investigation is ongoing.