Houston police are investigating the shooting of four men at 9603 Homestead Road about 11:25 p.m. on Sunday (Aug. 9).
The victims – Jalen Parker, 27, Joe Hill, 18, Patrick Jefferson, 28, and Donny Holmes, 21 – were transported to area hospitals. Parker was reported in critical condition and the three other men were reported in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives J. Roberts and A. Ferrell reported:
Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at a convenience store at the above address and were advised that several males were playing dice on the side of the store when an unknown male walked up and opened fire on them. The suspect then fled the scene and the four victims were transported to nearby hospitals.
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.