Man shot, killed near bus stop after argument in west Houston, police say

A man was shot and killed near a bus stop in west Houston Saturday evening, police said. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – An investigation is ongoing after police said a man was shot and killed near a bus stop in west Houston Saturday evening.

It happened in the 8600 block of Westheimer near Fondren Road at around 9 p.m.

Police said two men reportedly got into an argument at the bus stop. At some point, one of the men pulled out a gun and shot the other.

The alleged shooter fled the scene.

When officers arrived, they found the victim lying on the sidewalk. He was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police do not have a description of a possible suspect.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to contact HPD’s Homicide Unit at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.


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