Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man that occurred at 3501 Chimira Lane about 5:50 p.m. on Saturday (January 25).
The victim, Edward Johnson, 50, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer A. Barker reported:
Mr. Johnson was standing with multiple other people outside a food mart at the above address when a silver four-door vehicle drove by the location and a suspect inside fired multiple shots. Johnson was struck one time and the other people fled the scene. The suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction.
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.