Man killed in shooting outside convenience store on Fuqua in southeast Houston

Houston police say an exchange of gunfire outside of a convenience store ended with one man dead.

The shooting was reported around 9 p.m. Tuesday near Fuqua and Sabo.


According to police, witnesses reported that a vehicle drove by on Sabo Road, slowed down, and a passenger started shooting at a group of men standing outside the convenience store.

Police say the passenger continued to shoot as the vehicle came to a full stop, and two men in the other group returned fire.

The light-color vehicle was last seen speeding off northbound on Sabo Road. It’s not known if anyone in that vehicle was wounded.

Police say one of the males in the group outside the convenience store was shot and taken to the hospital. He was pronounced dead.

Anyone with information on the wanted suspect(s) and vehicle in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.