Charges have been filed against a suspect who is wanted in connection with the shooting of a man that occurred at Sunny’s Food Store located at 9834 Meadowglen Lane on June 12, around 10:45 p.m.
The accused, identified as 33-year-old David Justin Williams, is facing a felony deadly conduct charge in the 351st State District Court. Williams, who is currently not in custody, is being actively sought by the police.
The 39-year-old victim in the case was transported to a local hospital in stable condition, received treatment, and has since been released.
According to the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division, patrol officers responded to a shooting near a store at the aforementioned address. Upon arrival, they found the victim suffering from a graze wound. He was subsequently transported by the Houston Fire Department paramedics to the hospital.
Preliminary investigations and witness statements indicate that the victim saw two men crossing Meadowglen lane when one of them, allegedly Williams, pulled out a gun and fired several shots at an unknown male in front of a grocery store. The victim, who was in the parking lot, was grazed by one of the rounds fired. The unknown male returned fire, and Williams was later discovered to have been transported to a local hospital with gunshot wounds.
Following these developments, the Harris County District Attorney’s Office was contacted, and Williams was charged for his role in the incident. He currently remains at large.
Authorities are appealing to anyone with information about the whereabouts of David Justin Williams or additional information about the case to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800. Anonymous tips can also be provided to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.