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United States - 1 killed, 5 injured in 5 separate shootings across Houston overnight

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Social incident - Public safety incident

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Low

Event date (UTC)

2021-05-03 12:28:08

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2021-05-03 12:28:08

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29.76078

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-95.36951

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Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- One person was killed and five others were hurt in five shootings across the Houston area overnight.As of Monday morning, none of the shooters had been arrested.West Gulf Bank Road -A man was found shot in a car around 8 p.m. Sunday on West Gulf Bank Road.The man was found shot an unknown number of times outside the Coppertree Apartments and was taken to the hospital.Houston police say the man is in serious but stable condition.There is no known motive in the shooting, according to HPD.
Millville Drive - Police are investigating after two men were shot by alleged carjackers on Millville Drive near De Priest.HPD says the men were standing next to a rental car in the Acres Homes area around 10:30 p.m. Sunday.That's when police say several suspects pulled up in an SUV and demanded the car.
Shots were fired, but the suspects took off without the vehicle.
The two men were shot and transported to the hospital. Accordant to Lt. Christopher Bruce, one of the victims is in stable condition and the other is in critical condition.
Investigators are looking for surveillance video in the area.
Antoine Drive - Just 10 minutes after the shooting on Millville Drive, Harris County sheriff's deputies say a man was shot and killed by accident.Deputies responded to a reported shooting at Micheladas La Barra located in the 10100 block of Antoine Drive in northwest Harris County around 10:40 p.m. Sunday.
Video from inside the bar appears to show an argument break out between two groups of people, according to HCSO deputies.The suspect pulled out a semi-automatic pistol and began beating one of the customers with the gun when it discharged and struck his relative, deputies say.Luis Rivera, 24, was pronounced dead at the scene.The suspect, described as a Hispanic male in his late 20s, fled the scene in a 2009 silver Chevrolet Malibu, Texas License #JLX-3508, according to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.Investigators believe the suspect is possibly headed Laredo.Fairdale Lane - HPD responded to a shooting call around 11 p.m. Sunday on Fairdale Lane near Greenridge Drive in west Houston.Police found one man shot in the chest and possibly the mouth. The man was taken to the hospital in serious condition.According to police, the man was in the parking lot of an apartment complex when witnesses heard gunshots.Police believe some sort of disturbance happened in the parking lot when the suspect shot the victim.The suspect fled the scene. HPD searched the area with a helicopter but have yet to locate the suspect.Sayers Street - Police responded to a shooting in the 6000 block of Sayers Street in northeast Houston just after midnight.One patient was transported to an area hospital, according to HPD.Police did not release any other information on what led up to the shooting.
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