Investigation underway after shooting victim rushed to southeast Houston fire station

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HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating after a shooting victim was brought to a southeast Houston fire station, where he died.

According to HPD, a 28-year-old man got into a fight with another man in front of a house in the 4900 block of Doolittle Boulevard around 4 p.m. Tuesday.

The 28-year-old was shot, then rushed by private vehicle to nearby Fire Station 46 at 3902 Corder Street, near Scott Street.

The driver pulled into the open bay seeking help, but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

The suspect is described only as a man in his 40s, with gray “salt and pepper” hair who fled in an SUV of unknown make or model.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or speak anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.