HOUSTON, TX, AUGUST 13, 2023 – The Houston Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred at 7427 Mount Street around 3:45 a.m. on Saturday, August 12. A female victim, 35, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
Officers responding to the incident found a male, later identified as the suspect, being treated for a gunshot wound by the Houston Fire Department paramedics. The suspect was then transported to an area hospital for further treatment.
The female victim reported that she was assaulted by the suspect, who also threatened to kill her. According to her account, the suspect left to retrieve a gun. Upon his return, the victim, who had armed herself, fired a shot, striking the suspect.
Charges have been filed against the suspect, Kolan Lockett, 35, who is charged with aggravated assault of a family member in the 182nd State District Court.
The Harris County District Attorney’s Office has been consulted, and the investigation remains ongoing.