Houston Police Department Reports That Arrests Happened After A Homeless Man Was Killed And Another Injured In 2 Different Shootings In Houston

HOUSTON — A suspect was arrested Wednesday after police said a homeless man was killed and another was injured in two separate shootings in southeast Houston.

Police said the man that died was found shot behind a Burger King on Bellfort Avenue and Broadway Street. The other man was shot near a Walgreens and was able to walk to a daycare where he was taken to a hospital and listed as stable.

Surveillance videos from several different locations were able to help police identify the suspect. He was first identified as a person of interest and then arrested in connection to these shootings.

Police believe the suspect was also homeless.  The motive for the shootings is unknown. Police said a gun was recovered.