POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 7100 De Priest Street

August 3, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 7100 De Priest Street about 7:05 p.m. on Monday (August 2).

The victim, Michael Perry, 36, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives C. Johnson and L. Castellanos reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a reported shooting call at the above address and learned Mr. Perry had been shot.  Further investigation determined Perry was riding his bicycle when an unknown vehicle pulled alongside.  An unknown suspect, described only as a black male, shot Perry once in the lower back before fleeing the scene in an unknown direction.

At this time, there is no known motive.

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.

KJS/VHS 8-3-21
Inc. #104091121

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