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Person of interest identified in fatal Fifth Ward shooting, police say

Houston Police said Charlie Guillory is wanted for questioning in the shooting that left one man dead and another injured, but he has not been charged.

HOUSTON — A man has died after being shot in the stomach during a possible shootout in Fifth Ward, according to Houston Police. Now, police have identified a man wanted for questioning who has not been charged.

The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Friday night on Farmer Street near the East Freeway.

As emergency crews arrived, they were alerted to a man with multiple gunshot wounds to the stomach. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police said the victim appears to be a bystander after two men, who are believed to be family members, got into an argument in the driveway of a home. One of the men pulled a gun out and fired several times, striking the family member and the deceased victim.

The person of interest identified is 25-year-old Charlie Guillory. HPD said Guillory is wanted for questioning in their investigation, but that he is not charged with anything.

Anyone with information on the case of Guillory's whereabouts should contact HPD's Homicide Division at (713) 308-3600 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at (713) 222-TIPS.

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