HOUSTON – Police are searching for two vehicles after a man was shot during a drive-by while walking down the street in the Third Ward overnight.

According to the Houston Police Department, it happened just after midnight early Thursday in 3400 block of Drew Street near Canfield.

A man was walking down the street when a black Chevrolet Suburban and a red pickup truck drove by. Police said someone in one of the vehicles opened fire on the victim.

Police said he was shot in the leg and transported to Ben Taub Hospital in stable condition.