HOUSTON – A man was shot in the leg in southwest Houston Wednesday after an argument broke out on a Metro bus, KPRC 2 has learned from Houston authorities.
METRO media relations told KPRC 2 that two men got into an argument on the bus and one of the men pulled out a gun and shot the other.
Houston police said it all happened in the 5700 block of South Gessner and Harwin around 4 p.m.
METRO said when the shooting happened the driver pulled the bus over, opened the doors and all of the passengers, including the suspect, fled.
The victim -- who is believed to have been shot in the leg -- was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital on the Texas Medical Center. There’s no further word yet on his condition.