MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — UPDATE 1:50 PM 12/22/19: One of the people shot near Hillsdale Heights Park on Saturday has died.
The victim is identified as 18-year-old Keith Kiel.
Police also say a third person was shot near the park. The man arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound. He and the other victim are receiving medical treatment.
Mobile Police have released the following information:
MOBILE, Ala. – On Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 9:20 p.m. police responded to the 6000 block of Lorma Road in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival officers located two males victims that had been shot. Both victims were transported to the hospital where one victim died as a result of his injuries. That victim has been identified as 18-year-old Keith Kiel.
While officers were at the hospital a third male victim arrived suffering from a gunshot wound. It was determined that this third victim had also been shot in the 6000 block of Lorma Road. Both driving victims are currently at the hospital where they are receiving medical treatment.
This is an active Homicide Investigation. Once additional information becomes available and update will released.Mobile Police Department
UPDATE: Mobile Fire-Rescue confirms two unknown-aged males were shot near Hillsdale Heights Park Saturday night.
MFRD says the one was critically wounded, but the extent of their injuries is unknown. They were transported to hospitals in the area.
Mobile Police are investigating.
There is a large police presence near Hillsdale Heights Park in Mobile.
Mobile Fire-Rescue responded to an address on Lorma Road at about 9:30 p.m.
News 5 is working to gather more information.