Shooting death under investigation

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About 12:30 a.m. July 18, Van Zandt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a shooting incident off VZCR 4605 in the Ben Wheeler area.
 
Jimmy W. Stanger III, 24, of Ben Wheeler was pronounced dead at the scene due to one gunshot wound of the chest.
 
The sheriff’s office said in a statement July 22 that the investigation into Stanger’s death is ongoing; no arrests have been made and no further information about the incident was available.
 
Stanger was a resident of Ben Wheeler and a graduate of Van High School. He was employed by Center Point Energy in Tyler.