Houston Gunshots: Gunman Fires Shots, Barricades Himself in Home, Surrenders Peacefully

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
August 7, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

UPDATE:

The gunman surrendered peacefully, reported Dale Lezon of the Houston Chronicle.

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A gunman was firing gunshots randomly in northeast Houston on Wednesday, injuring at least one person and possibly three, and then barricaded himself in his home.

The gunman was reportedly firing shots at a mobile home park on Maxey Road near Royal Drive.

“First person accounts indicate 3 people have been shot,” Fox reported.

The shots were reported shortly after 10 a.m. CDT.

The shots were fired near a city park and a fire station.

The suspect has barricaded himself in his mobile home, reported Click2Houston.

Larry Seward of KHOU reported that a woman was shot, and was conscious before being loaded on an ambulance. There are law enforcement officers surrounding the mobile home. 

Story developing; will be updated

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.