The victim, Desmond Walker, 22, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer D. Polite reported:
Mr. Walker got into an argument with a known suspect that escalated when the suspect shot Walker and then kicked him several times. The suspect fled in a silver Ford Mustang. Paramedics then transported Walker to the hospital.
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.