Investigation into Shooting at 12100 Troulon Drive

Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 12100 Troulon Drive about 3 p.m. on Tuesday (March 17).

The victim, Anthony Mendez, 31, was transported to an area hospital where doctors stated he is expected to recover.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officers A. Barker and J. Kimbrough reported:

Mr. Mendez got into an altercation with a suspect, who had his vehicle parked in the driveway of Mendez’s duplex at the above address.  When Mendez, armed with a taser,  approached the suspect, the suspect pulled a gun and shot Mendez.

The suspect, known only as “Drae,” fled the scene in a dark blue, four-door vehicle.  Paramedics transported Mendez 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.

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