Investigation into Stabbing at 9611 Grant Road

Houston police are investigating the stabbing of a male at 9611 Grant Road about 9:45 p.m. last Friday (Feb. 2).

The male, Zachary Lopez, 22, sustained a wound to the stomach and was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.

HPD Major Assaults Unit Officers S. Ragsdale and R. Naughton reported:

Mr. Lopez was stabbed during an altercation with another male, 20, at an apartment at the above address.  Witnesses stated that Lopez was the aggressor in the altercation when he started to choke the other male, who began to lose consciousness.  The witnesses said the male then acted in self-defense by stabbing Lopez one time.

Anyone with additional information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults Unit at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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