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Suspects wanted for punching, shooting man during road rage incident, police say

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon during a road rage incident.
Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon during a road rage incident. (KPRC 2)

HOUSTON – Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon during a road rage incident.

Police said the incident happened on Tuesday, March 24 at around 7:20 p.m. when the victim was shot in the 7700 block of West Street.

During the incident, the suspects and victim were involved in a road rage event, police said. Officers said the victim crashed his vehicle into a fence and was approached by the suspects (one driving a silver Chevy Impala and the other driving a silver Chrysler 300). Police said the suspects confronted the victim and one began to punch him through the rolled-down driver’s side window. The other suspect produced a firearm and shot the victim, as the victim attempted to escape, police said. The victim was able to get away and was later taken to a local hospital.

Crime Stoppers said they may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crimestoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app.


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