HOUSTON, TX - Detectives say an armed suspect was shot by an HPD officer right outside a southwest Houston business this morning. The shooting occurred after officers responded to a suspicious person armed with a gun at 9:25 a.m.
HPD officers arrived at a southwest Houston business located at the 11000 block of SW Freeway service road. The suspect was taken to the hospital. No officers were injured.
This is a developing story. Please check back to FOX 26 for new updates.
Detectives & commanders are en route to an officer involved shooting outside a SW side business at 11050 SW Fwy service road. Prelim info is a male suspect armed with a gun was shot by one of our officers. The suspect is being taken to a hospital. No officers hurt. #hounews 1/2— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) January 8, 2019
Call was received about 9:25 a.m. as a suspicious person with a gun. No other information is available at this time. Please avoid the area. PIO also en route. 2/2— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) January 8, 2019