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Abilene shooting victim refuses to identify culprit

Published On: May 10 2014 03:42:52 PM CDT   Updated On: May 13 2014 12:59:41 PM CDT
North 9th shooting
ABILENE, Texas -

The victim of a north Abilene shooting has elected to not press charges.

Police responded to the shooting at a home on North 9th and Mesquite streets around 6 a.m. Saturday. The victim was taken to Hendrick Medical Center but did not suffer any life-threatening injuries.

Abilene Police Sgt. Lynn Beard said the victim would neither identify the shooter nor provide any information about what led up to the shooting.

Beard said officers will need the victim's cooperation in order to move forward in the case.