2 young men shot in driveway of southwest Houston home


by KHOU.com staff


Posted on August 15, 2013 at 4:46 AM

Updated Thursday, Aug 15 at 9:01 AM


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HOUSTON –- Two young men were shot outside a home in southwest Houston late Wednesday, police said.

The shooting was reported in the 12500 block of Magnolia Canyon around 10:20 p.m.

According to officers with the Houston Police Department, 911 dispatchers received reports of shots fired, and police arrived to find two wounded males in the driveway. Police said the victims,16 and 20 years old, were standing in their garage when a dark colored car pulled up and opened fire.

Both men were sent to the hospital in serious condition.

Investigators said nearly a dozen rounds were fired from both a shotgun and a pistol. There was no suspect description immediately available.

The suspects sped away before police arrived.

Police said they do not have a motive for the shooting.