November 19, 2012 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 9677 Plainfield about 4 a.m. on Sunday (Nov. 18).
The victim, Lucion Barrett, 26, of Needville, Texas, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants N. Ruland and R. Odom, Senior Police Officer L. Lovelace and Officer M. Coleman reported:
Mr. Barrett got into an argument with an unknown suspect inside of a sports bar at the above address. Both men were then escorted out of the bar by security guards. The argument continued in the parking lot where it escalated. The suspect then pulled out a gun and fired several shots, striking Barrett and a second male. Barrett was transported to the hospital where he died. The second male was transported to the hospital by private vehicle and is expected to recover from his injuries.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.