International News: Texas Medical Centre Shooting – The Houston Police Department is reporting that a Doctor was shot dead near the Texas Medical Centre this morning.
The gunfire erupted in the 6600 block of Main Street shortly before 9 o’clock this morning. The suspect in the shooting rode off on a bicycle and is on the run.
The doctor; who was biking northbound on main, near Texas Children’s Hospital, died at Ben Taub Hospital.
According to reports, the gunman turned around and fired at least two shots at the doctor who immediately went down. The shooter kept biking north on Main.
The gunman is described as being between the ages of 20 and 30, wearing a dark shirt and pants and riding a dark coloured bicycle.
The Doctor is reported to have worked at Houston Methodist Hospital.
Contributed by Professor Colin O Jarrett