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Man killed, teen injured during shooting at large party in southeast Houston

Houston police said an argument started when a person the deceased victim was trying to get partygoers to clear the area outside a house.

HOUSTON — A man was killed and a teenager was injured Sunday after shots were fired overnight during a block party in southeast Houston.

Police said the man, identified as 22-year-old Jerson C. Barrondo, was at a large house party in the 7800 block of Moline Street and was attempting to get people to leave when he got into an altercation with an unknown man.

The man pulled out a gun and shot Barrondo and a 15-year-old.

EMS responded to the scene and pronounced Barrondo dead. The teen was taken to a nearby hospital and is expected to survive.

The suspect is described as a man with short hair and a bit long on the top. He was wearing a black hoodie and a black or dark-colored T-shirt with a design on the front.

Anyone with information on this shooting is urged to contact the Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.

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