Friday, September 4, 2020

WANTED: Gunman responsible for drive by shooting that left pedestrian injured

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Major Assaults Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspect responsible for an Aggravated Assault – Deadly Weapon.    

On Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at approximately 6:47 p.m., the victim was shot in the 2800 block of West Gulf Bank Road in Houston, Texas. During the incident, the victim was walking along the roadway towards Garden City Drive.  A newer model dark blue Ford Taurus passed by the victim and made a U- turn. Suddenly, the rear passenger of the vehicle rolled down the window and pointed a pistol at the victim. The suspect (a young black male wearing a red bandana) opened fire. The victim was struck once by the gunfire in the lower back. The suspect fled the scene (westbound) on West Gulf Bank Road in the Ford Taurus. The victim was taken to a local hospital and treated.  
Suspect description:   Suspect: Black male, 18-25 years old, last seen wearing a red bandana over his face and armed with a pistol. 
Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.