HOUSTON – A man is in serious condition after being wounded when an altercation escalated into a shooting outside his northeast Houston home Monday night.

According to the Houston Police Department, it happened at 10:30 p.m. outside of a home located on Liberty and Bleker.

At that time, a man was on his porch of his home when two male suspects walked up and some sort of disturbance occurred. Then one of the male suspects pulled out a gun and shot multiple rounds at the man on the porch.

The victim was shot three times, once in the chest, once in the arm and once in the knee.

He was transported to a local hospital in serious condition but was expected to survive.

The suspects fled the scene. No one is in custody and suspect description was not released.