A possible drive-by near U of H reportedly injures one overnight

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Police said they believe a man, injured by a firearm in the leg and back, is the victim of a drive-by shooting last night.

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Authorities reportedly responded to a mini-mart near the University of Houston (U of H), in the 3000 block of Scott Street, around 10:00 p.m.

Once on the scene, they said they found the injured man shot several times.

Reports show the victim received a transport to a nearby hospital, but his condition is unknown.

Witnesses allegedly spotted a champagne-colored Chevrolet Malibu at the scene.

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This is a developing story.

If you would like to share information on this incident, contact you local police or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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