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Sketch Released Of Shooter Involved In Texas Teen Lesbian Attack

Two weeks ago nineteen-year-old Mollie Olgin and her girlfriend, 18-year-old Kristene Chapa, were both shot in the head at Violet Andrews Park in Portland, near Corpus Christi. Mollie Olgin died at the scene, while Kristene Chapa remains hospitalized.

Today Portland, Texas Police have released a sketch (left) of the suspect in the shooting of a teenage lesbian couple.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, with a skinny build and brown hair.

Vigils for the girls  have been held across the country, including last weekend in Dallas.

Police at this time ARE NOT investigating the shooting as a hate crime.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call Portland police at 361-777-4444. Reports may be made anonymously


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