POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 1200 East Loop North

May 3, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 1200 East Loop North (East Interstate Highway 610 North) that occurred about 6:30 p.m. last Friday (April 30).  

The victim, Jose Guevara, 47, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer M. Althaus reported:  

Mr. Guevara was in the passenger seat of his pickup truck being driven by his son, 17.  As Guevara's son attempted to change lanes, he almost struck a tan Lexus.  The passenger of the Lexus fired several shots at Guevara's truck and he was struck once in the lower back.  Paramedics transported Guevara to the hospital.  

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/JKS 5-3-21
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