Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man and the wounding of a woman at 7313 Northline Drive about 2:50 p.m. on Saturday (Aug. 3).
The male victim, Michael Lee, Jr., 28, was pronounced dead at the scene. The female victim, Regen Hayward-Orange, 35, was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
HPD Homicide Division Detectives L. Patterson and M. Arrington reported:
Officers responded to a shooting call at an apartment complex at the above address. Witnesses stated a black male suspect wearing a white or gray hooded coat, with a black or white shirt covering his face, started shooting in the breezeway before entering an apartment and shooting Mr. Lee multiple times and Ms. Hayward-Orange one time in the abdomen.
The suspect fled on foot through the courtyard. Paramedics pronounced Lee deceased at the scene and transported Ms. Hayward-Orange to the hospital.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.