Temple, Tx (FOX44) – A 17-year-old taken into custody after a shooting August 10th has been released, according to the Temple Police Department. The shooting sent one person to the hospital in critical condition.

Police were called to the 400 block of West Avenue E at 10:55 p.m. Thursday night and found one male victim. An ambulance took him to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center.

Witnesses described the suspect to police officers, who then took a 17-year-old into custody a short time later. Temple Police say Bell County District Attorney deferred the case and requested further investigation.

Police say the case is under investigation. Anyone with information should contact the Temple Police Department at 254-298-5500 or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-8477, where callers can report anonymously. Tips can also be submitted anonymously here