3 people shot after argument at Travel Inn and Suites near Humble, HPD says

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HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating after three people were shot at a hotel near Humble Tuesday evening.

The incident happened at the Travel Inn and Suites located at 17607 Eastex Freeway just before 7 p.m.

Investigators said a group of people was arguing somewhere in the back of the hotel building when a fight broke out.

Police said at some point shots were fired during the fight, striking a 25-year-old man and woman.

The man and woman were transported to the hospital in stable condition.

The suspects fled the scene in a white, older model sedan, according to police.

Investigators said they later found a possible suspect at a local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound as well.

A bullet did go through the front of the hotel window, but there were no reports of any of the guests inside the hotel being injured.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.