police are investigating the stabbing of a man that occurred at 8610 Almeda
Road about 2:55 p.m. on Saturday (January 11).
The victim, known only as "Mike," was transported to Ben Taub
General Hospital in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives M. Althaus and L.
The victim was standing outside the gas station convenience store at the above
address when the suspect exited the store and began arguing with him. The
two began to argue and the suspect then attempted to punch the
victim before wrestling on the ground. During the scuffle, the
suspect stabbed the victim in the leg before fleeing the scene.
Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults
& Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at