HOUSTON – A man was killed and a woman was injured in a shooting Saturday in west Houston, police said.
The shooting was reported around 1:15 p.m. on Hayes Road, according to the Houston Police Department.
At the time of the shooting, the man and woman were sitting in a car at 2909 Hayes Road when they were approached by a man in his early 20s, police said. The gunman, wearing a gray hoodie and red shorts, fired several rounds, striking the woman and man, police said.
Police said the suspect fled and was seen running through the apartment complex. The man, 26-year-old Brian Spencer, was pronounced dead at the scene and the woman was taken to a nearby hospital in unknown condition, police said.
This is an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.