An East Texas man was shot and authorities are searching this afternoon for suspects.

According to the Tyler Police Department, 19-year-old  Gregory Rolling, was shot at an Apartment Complex on Kennedy Avenue in North Tyler Friday afternoon. Early reports from the victim were that he was shot by an unknown Hispanic male, approximately 6’0 to 6’1, 180 to 190 pounds with short black hair.  Witnesses on scene stated they saw 3 black males with guns at the victim’s apartment.  It is unknown who the suspects are at this time.

The circumstances of the shooting are still being investigated and witnesses are being interviewed.