HOUSTON- [ABOUTNEWS] A man was shot during an armed robbery while walking down the street late Friday night; early Saturday morning in Montrose.
Houston Police state two men were walking on the sidewalk on Fargo Street near Hopkins Street around 3 a.m. Saturday when another man stopped his car, jumped out and demanded their wallets while holding them at gunpoint.
Officials say the suspect took one of the men’s wallets and shot the other man in the leg. One was wearing a white mask according to police.
The shooting victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition with a gun shot wound to the leg.
It is unknown if any other suspects were involved.