Houston pizza delivery driver shot during robbery, police say

A pizza delivery driver was shot during a robbery Friday night in the 2700 block of Reed Road, Houston Police said. (KPRC 2)

HOUSTON – A pizza delivery driver was shot during a robbery Friday night in the 2700 block of Reed Road, Houston Police said.

Officers responded to a call of a shooting around 11:54 p.m. Friday. Upon arrival at a Pizza Hut location at 9441 Cullen Boulevard they located a man with a gunshot wound on his hip. The man was transported to an area hospital and is expected to survive.

Investigators said the man is a Pizza Hut delivery driver. He was making a delivery nearby at a residence in the 2700 block of Reed Road when two men robbed and shot him. Investigators believe the delivery was a setup.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.


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