Gunman flees in motorized wheelchair after shooting man to death in Greenspoint area

The suspect, Kevin Ray Vercher, aka “Pee Wee”, 52, has been charged with murder. (Houston Police Department)

HOUSTON – A man has been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man on Tuesday in Greenspoint, according to the Houston Police Department.

The suspect, Kevin Ray Vercher, aka “Pee Wee,”, 52, has been charged with murder.

The shooting was reported around 7:15 a.m. at a parking lot of a business, located at 13360 Northborough Dr.

The shooting victim, whose identity has not been released, was found suffering from a gunshot wound on the sidewalk, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A witness told investigators that the gunman fled the scene in a motorized wheelchair. A surveillance video also identified the suspect involved.

When officers canvassed the area, they found Vercher in a nearby apartment complex and took him into custody.

Investigators learned that the victim has been sleeping on the sidewalk at the time of the shooting.

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