Man Shot in Leg at Houston Playground After Dark

Man Shot in Leg at Houston Playground After DarkSource: Google Street View
Maddie Taylor Hartley
Published on November 28, 2023

Last night, in a Houston playground, a man was discovered with a bullet wound in his leg, authorities confirm. The incident occurred after the sun had dipped below the horizon, around 9 p.m. Monday, as reported by FOX 26 Houston.

With the scene set on the 4600 block of Arlington Street, police came upon a man struck by a bullet amidst swings and slides. Frantically wheeled out on a stretcher and transported to an ambulance that awaited his dire need for medical attention, the victim's condition has been described as stable, according to a KIAH report.

After the man was taken away to receive care, Houston police stayed at the park, searching for clues. The motive remains under investigation.