TEXAS CITY

A 17-year-old boy who sustained a gunshot wound to the head early Monday morning died from his wounds, a medical examiner’s office spokesman said Tuesday.

Reginald Phillips, of La Marque, died from a gunshot wound to the head, authorities said. Texas City police have not arrested anyone in connection with the early Monday morning shooting, officials said.

Police received a call at about 1 a.m. Monday about a 17-year-old boy who had sustained a gunshot wound at an apartment complex in the 7500 block of Medical Center Drive in Texas City, officials said. He was transported to John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, where he died, authorities said.

Police were investigating the circumstances around the shooting, officials said.

Marissa Barnett: 409-683-5257; marissa.barnett@galvnews.com

Senior Reporter

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