'The Kids Are Alright' actor Eddie Hassell, 30, shot dead in Texas


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Grand Prairie police have not made an arrest or released a motive in the shooting, which occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday in the 3000 block of West Bardin Road in Grand Prairie.

Eddie's rep tells us he was killed early Sunday morning somewhere in Texas over what appears to be a carjacking.

Actor Eddie Hassell, best known for starring in 2010 film The Kids Are All Right and the TV series Surface, has died after being shot in Texas.

The statement continued: "Officers rendered first aid to the victim and he was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased".

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Officials said they have not yet identified a motive or a suspect in the shooting, but confirmed a vehicle was taken from the scene.

Grand Prairie detectives are asking for help in identifying the suspect or suspects involved.

Representatives for Hassell did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment.

Hassell was born on July 16, 1990 in Corsicana, Texas, and started acting in his late teens.

TMZ reports his other on-screen appearances included roles in Family Weekend, Til Death, and smaller roles in TV series and films including 2012, Bones, Southland, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and more. He most recently appeared as a waiter in the 2017 movie "Oh Lucy!".