Bell County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a person who shot man at Union Grove Park on Stillhouse Hollow Lake on Thursday.
A Belton man arrived at the Olin E. Teague Veterans Medical Center in Temple with a gunshot wound Thursday night. The hospital reported the incident to the Bell County Sheriff’s Department at 9:28 p.m. and transferred him to Baylor Scott & White in Temple.
The man told sheriff deputies he stopped at Union Grove Park at between 8:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. to use the bathroom. He was then approached by a Hispanic male who shot him for an unknown reason.
The man left the scene and drove himself to the VA hospital.
Bell County Sheriff are still investigating the incident.