Police: High school student shoots witness to hit & run

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HOUSTON - A high school student has been accused of shooting a man who was a witness to a hit-and-run wreck.

Tyrone Smith, 17, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Detectives said the victim told them that he was sitting on his front porch when he witnesses a red car that hit his neighbor's van and take off.

Later, investigators said a group of high school kids wearing Furr High School shirts drove by that man's house and shot him.

Smith's bail was set at $30,000.

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