Police say that they prevented a crime from occurring after they received information that there was going to be a shooting.
On the 900 block of Raul Longoria around 10 at night police detained 8 young men, ages 15 and 16, they were carrying a weapon and bullets.
According to reports, a young man alerted the police at a local business that someone was going to commit a shooting.
Fortunately police managed to detain the suspects near 900 North of Raul Longoria.
The young men were identified as gang members that are well known for assaults and burglary.
The minors detained are in the juvenile detention center and will be facing several charges this Monday.
Laura Cavazos, FOX 2 News.