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Big Spring Police Investigating Deadly Shooting

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING – A Big Spring man is dead following an evening shooting in Big Spring.

Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1000 block of Stadium around 8:15 p.m. Thursday night in reference to shots fired.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found 20-year-old Mathew Burnett with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Burnett was taken to the hospital where he later died.

According to the report, a handgun was recovered at the scene.

An autopsy has been ordered for Burnett.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

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