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Man airlifted to hospital after shooting in north Harris County

HOUSTON – A man was airlifted to the hospital early Tuesday after a shooting in north Harris County.

According to Harris County Sheriff's deputies, two men got into an argument around 12:30 a.m. in the parking lot of StoneLeigh at Ella Crossing in the 16300 block of Ella Blvd.

Deputies said one man pulled out a shot gun and fired through the passenger side of a car window, shooting the driver in the chest.  The car moved forward and struck the back end of a parked vehicle.

The victim was taken by Life Flight to Memorial Hermann Hospital in serious condition.

The shooting is under investigation.