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Texas man, 18, was shot at the high-school basketball game has died

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An 18-year-old, who was admitted to the hospital after being shot at a high school basketball game in Dallas last week, has died from his injuries, according to police.

Marc Strickland died Friday in a hospital, a police news release said.

He was shot down Jan. 11, during a game between Kimball and South Oak Cliff high schools within the Ellis Davis Fieldhouse at the Jesse Owens Memorial Complex, Fox 4 reported.

A Dallas man who was gunned down last week in the Ellis David Field House, has died from his injuries, according to police.
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A 15-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault after surrendering to police the day after the shooting. He is now facing a murder charge.

The story unfolded in the midst of a battle, a newspaper stand, according to police. The young people were escorted out of the gym when the gunfire began.

TEXAS TEEN SHOT, KILLED AT MIDDLE SCHOOL; 2 ARRESTED, THE POLICE SAID

About 650 people were inside the gym when the shooting unfolded.

Police said a school district police officer was grazed by a bullet but not seriously hurt.

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The Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa said Strickland was a former student in the district, and the unnamed 15-year-old, a current college student.

It was unclear what was being asked of the boys’ argument.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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