The victim, Jeffery Michael Williams, 25, of Houston, suffered lacerations to his head and bruises to his body. He was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital in critical condition.
HPD Homicide Division Officers P. Vela and N. Wackman reported:
According to witnesses, Mr. Williams was outside a convenience store at 10109 Bissonnet when he was chased by a group of males who then struck him on his head and body. Further investigation and witness statements determined Williams was knocked down in the street and possibly struck by an unknown vehicle, which fled the scene immediately after the incident. Williams was then taken to the hospital.
This case is being investigated by the HPD Homicide and Vehicular Crimes Divisions.