Man shot multiple times after argument in Humble neighborhood


by staff

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 11:23 PM

Updated Tuesday, Apr 22 at 11:31 PM


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HOUSTON – A man was shot multiple times Tuesday night after arguing with a homeowner in Humble.

The incident happened in the 7200 block of Fox Star Lane at Fox Garden.

According to authorities, two men who live in the neighborhood were arguing with another homeowner. Both men left and returned to his house. He asked them to leave his property, and when they refused, he pulled out a gun and shot one of them.

Freddie Watkins witnessed the shooting and said the homeowner was overreacting.

“He didn’t have to do that,” said Watkins. “He was telling the dude , ‘Alright man, please don’t.’ He turned around and shot him.”

Deputies were looking for a second man who witnessed the shooting who was on the run.

The victim was taken by Life Flight to the hospital in critical condition.

No one has been arrested and the case may be referred to a grand jury.