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Man shot in face near movie theater at Edwards West Oak Mall, police say

HOUSTON – A man was shot in the face Sunday night near a movie theater at Edwards West Oak Mall, Houston police said.

The shooting was reported just after 8:30 p.m. at 700 West Oak Mall.

Police said the gunmen fired three or four shots at the man in the parking lot of  the movie theater.

The victim was shot below the chin, police said. He was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital.

Police are searching for two teenagers linked to the crime.

Investigators said the gunmen got away in a 2002 grey Hyundai SUV with a white top.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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