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HOUSTON -- Police are investigating the late-night shooting of a man in the South Acres neighborhood.

It happened around 11:20 p.m. Thursday on Hickok near Segrest.

Investigators said one or two men approached the victim as he sat in his car. An altercation occurred and the men shot the victim.

Police said a neighbor heard the gunshot and went outside to find the wounded man next to his car.

The victim was sent to the hospital in serious but stable condition. The suspects fled the scene.

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