POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 7800 Airport Boulevard

October 14, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 7800 Airport Boulevard about 1:20 p.m. on Tuesday (October 13). 

The victim, 31, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officers A. Merino and M. Combs reported:  

The victim was driving near the above address.  While stopped at the intersection of Broadway another vehicle pulled up next to him.  The male driver and an unknown female passenger exited the vehicle and approached the victim's vehicle and arguing with him.  The male driver then pulled out a pistol and shot the victim multiple times, striking him in the arm and abdomen.  The male and female then got back into their vehicle and fled the scene.  The victim then drove to a gas station in the 6300 block of Telephone Road and called 9-1-1.  

Houston Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and transported the victim to the hospital.  

The suspect is described only as a black male driving a dark-colored, four-door Honda Accord.

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.

VHS/KJS 10-14-20
Inc. #135998620

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