1 killed after 3 people shot in drive-by shooting on Bissonnet Street

The Houston Police Department is investigating after a possible deadly drive-by shooting on Friday night in southwest Houston.


The shooting occurred on the 7200 block of Bissonnet, just before 8 p.m. 

According to police, three men were standing outside a convenience store when a car pulled up in a neighboring parking lot and fired multiple rounds in their direction.

Authorities said all three men were hit. One was killed and the other two victims were taken to the hospital. One is said to be in critical condition and the other is in stable condition. Their identities have not been released. 


Police were unable to provide any suspect descriptions other than a dark-colored sedan was seen on surveillance video that had pulled up, fired the rounds, and left immediately after. 

The motive behind the shooting is also unknown. 

Authorities said a total of three people were shot and two have been transported.