POLICE Department

Investigation into Incident at 7400 Moline Street

September 09, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the assault of a woman and the shooting of a man that occurred at 7400 Moline Street about 6:45 p.m. last Friday (Sept. 6).

The male and female were taken to separate area hospitals.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer A. Barker reported:

The female and her common-law husband were arguing when he began to physically strike her multiple times.  During the incident, the male dropped a gun as he was leaving.  The female stated that she picked up the gun to put it away and accidentally pulled the trigger and shot the male.  The male sustained a gunshot wound and was transported to the hospital in stable condition.  

The investigation is continuing.  

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



JKS/JFC 9-9-19
Inc. #116323319


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