Arrest made in shooting of man walking with friends in Midtown

HOUSTON --- Houston Police have arrested a man accused of shooting another man while he was walking down teh street in Midtown Sunday.

According to police, two men were walking along Webster Street when a man walked up and shot at them around 3 a.m.

The victim was shot in the thigh and transported to the hospital in stable condition, police said.

The suspect fled the scene, but was later caught when a security guard followed him and stopped him when he tried to get in his car.

The suspect was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.

The motive is unknown, police said.