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1 shot in head, 1 shot in leg in SE Houston, police say

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HOUSTON – One man was shot in the head and another was shot in the leg Monday afternoon in southeast Houston, police said.

The incident was reported at 4:55 p.m. in the 8900 block of Cullen Boulevard. According to police, the two victims were sitting in a car parking outside an auto parts store when a black Kia pulled up and a man got out of the car. The man approached the passenger window and fired multiple shots at the victims, both of whom were hit.

Police said the suspects drove off after the shooting.

Both men were taken to Ben Taub Hospital. Police said the two are expected to survive their injuries.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.