Raw: 2 injured in family barbecue shooting

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by khou.com staf

khou.com

Posted on October 2, 2010 at 12:50 PM

HOUSTON – Police are searching for a suspect after a shooting in east Houston landed two men in the hospital Friday.

Authorities said a family was barbecuing around 11:00 p.m. in front of their home near the intersection of Lucille and Wipprecht when a male suspect walked up and robbed them at gunpoint.

He then opened fire, shooting one man in the leg and another in the knee, according to police. They were both taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Police said the suspect fled on foot and got away.

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