2 injured in drive-by shooting in Midtown


HOUSTON – A teen and man were shot during a drive by in Midtown, police said.

The shooting was reported at 9 a.m. in the 1100 block of Webster Street.

Police said a 16-year-old boy was shot in the head and the 21-year-old man was shot in the hip near a Texaco gas station. The teen was taken to Ben Taub Hospital and the 21-year-old man was take to Memorial Hermann Hospital,

According to police, two to three people fled the scene in a dark-colored sedan.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.

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