Suspect still at large after man fatally shot during argument in NW Houston, police say

HOUSTON — Houston police have identified a man who was shot and killed following an argument Friday night in northwest Houston.

Keith Johnson, 33, was found critically injured after officers responded to a shooting call in the 10500 block of Hammerly around 7:30 p.m.

Investigators said the victim and a second man got into a heated argument that turned physical in a parking lot. The suspect left the fight, but then returned with a gun, shooting Johnson in the chest. The victim was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he later died.

Homicide detectives are now searching for the suspect, who escaped before police arrived. He's described as a man in his mid-20s.

Anyone with information should call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).