The death of 29-year-old Tyler man, Michael Lee Tucker is now being treated as a homicide after police determined that he was shot before cashing into a power pole. The shooting happened at East Front Street and South Palmer Ave in Tyler, Texas on Tuesday, August 17, 2021.
According to the Texas Police Department, the shooting may have happened at a residence in the 200 block of Palmer Avenue where police were dispatched to.
Arriving at the scene, they found Tucker deceased suffering a bullet wound and car crash injuries. By press time, officials had not arrested any suspects.