POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 9278 Eastex Freeway

September 11, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 9278 Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59) about 12:30 a.m. today (September 11).  

The victim, Demarcus Young, 29, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer A. Williams and B. Godoy reported:  

Mr. Young was standing in the parking lot of a gas station at the above address when a group of individuals began arguing with each other.  The argument led to gunfire, during which Young was struck twice.  Paramedics transported Young to the hospital.  

At this time, there are no known suspects.  

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/JFC  9-11-20
Inc. #120308720

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