NEWS RELEASE: 1 Dead, 1 Arrested After Overnight Shooting
ARRESTED: Nathan Irving, 20 (Source: Harrison County Jail)
On Monday, March 18, 2019 at approximately 11:35 pm the Marshall Police Department received multiple reports of gunshots being fired in the 1200 block of Elsie St. One possible victim was reported to MPD telecommunications. Marshall Police patrol officers arrived to find a nurse performing CPR on a male at the scene. Officers assisted with life-saving efforts until paramedics from the Marshall Fire Department arrived and transported the victim to CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center by ambulance. The victim, identified as Tyshun Darty, a 22-year-old black male from Marshall, could not be revived and passed away at the hospital.
Investigation conducted by the Marshall Police Department’s criminal investigation division identified the shooter as Nathan “Nate” Irving, 20 of Marshall. An arrest warrant charging Mr. Irving with murder was issued and on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 10:06 am, Nathan “Nate” Irving was located and taken into custody without incident. He was transported to the Harrison County Jail where he was booked in, charged with one count of murder.
The Marshall Police Department would like to thank the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, the Waskom Police Department and the Waskom ISD Police department for their assistance with this ongoing investigation.
Lt. Len Ames
Public Information Officer
Marshall Police Department