Man Assaulted with Air Pistol
LIBERTY, December 2, 2012 - Around 8:00 PM on Sunday night an 18-year old man walking on Beaumont Ave near Texas Street was assaulted with what appears to be an air soft pistol having been shot twice in the back from a passing car.
The man walked from the location to room 111 at the Inn at Liberty Motel on US 90 near Bowie Street and reported the incident to police.
The City of Liberty Police responded to the motel as did the City of Liberty Ambulance Service.
The victim of this assault was identified as Tyler Mitchell age 18 of Liberty.
The apparent actor in this assault is described as a white, male with a white, ball cap in black, Dodge Neon car.
EMS checked out the injuries to Mitchell at the motel and he was released.