POSTED: Wednesday, June 3, 2009 - 7:22am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:33am
In Brownsville, police are searching for a gunman who shot a man in the hip on Tuesday morning.
It happened at a apartment complex on Chilton Drive on Tuesday morning around 4:30am. Police markings covered the ground where it happened where a 26 year-old got shot in the hip area. The victim called 911 after being shot and told a story of while drinking outside with a friend, a pair of men pulled up and began fighting with the two, when one of the men pulled out a gun and fired it three times. The victim is in the hospital and in stable condition.
Police say they're not sure if drugs are the motive in this shooting, but are searching for Eduardo Shears. Police say he is the shooter and is wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
If you have any information about this crime or the location of Eduardo Shears please call Crime Stoppers at 956.546.8477.