|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.