POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 5810 Southtown

April 3, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man that occurred at 5810 Southtown Street about 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday  (April 2).

The victim, Lee Dearman, 47, was transported to an area hospital with what is believed to be a non-life-threatening wound.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives A. Williams and B. Salazar reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a reported shooting at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found Mr. Dearman being transported to the hospital after he had been shot by unknown suspects.  According to witnesses, the suspects fled the scene, possibly in a white car.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.