Altercation at Abilene Whataburger drive-thru leaves one injured, shots fired


ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – One person was taken to a local hospital after an altercation at an Abilene Whataburger drive-thru; Shots were fired from two different vehicles.

According to the Abilene Police Department, the incident happened at the Whataburger fast-food restaurant on South Pioneer and South First at approximately 10:20 p.m., Sunday.

The APD says and Officer at the nearby intersection witnessed part of the altercation. He detained one of the involved parties. The other party, driving a white Chevrolet Tahoe, had fled the scene.

“An argument ensued leading to shots being fired from both vehicles,” said Rick Tomlin, APD’s Public Information Coordinator.

“A 24-year-old male who was in the white Tahoe was located while en route to a South Abilene hospital suffering from at least one gunshot wound.”

The injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. He remains at the hospital at the moment.

No arrests have been made in this incident as the detectives continue to investigate the shooting.

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