HPD: Man shot after fight in apartment courtyard, gunman on the run

By Marisa Breese - News Producer
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HOUSTON - A fight between two men led to a shooting in southwest Houston Wednesday night.

Houston police responded to reports of a shooting at The Falls of Beechnut apartments off Beechnut Street near Maplecrest Drive around 9:15 p.m.

Investigators said the two men got into a fight in the courtyard of the apartment complex.

Another group walked over and got involved in the argument. At some point, a person pulled out a gun and shot one of the two men who were fighting. The shooter fled the scene before officers arrived.

One woman was also punched in the face during the scuffle.

The man who was shot was rushed to a nearby hospital in serious but stable condition.

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