HOUSTON -- Police said one person was killed and another was wounded in a shooting outside a food mart in northwest Houston.
It happened around 9:20 p.m. Sunday at the T&T Food Mart on Hollister Road at Pitner Road, according to officers with the Houston Police Department.
HPD said the victim, identified as 24-year-old Hernan Hernandez, was visiting with a group of people outside the store when a fight began. Someone pulled out a gun and fired several shots, one of which struck Hernandez and killed him. Another man was hit in the arm by a bullet, and he was sent to the hospital in stable condition.
Police said it did not appear either of the victims were the shooter’s intended target.
A detailed description of the gunman was not available.
Anyone with information is asked to call HPD Homicide at 713-308-3600 or Houston Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.