72-year-old man shot while mowing his lawn in northwest Harris County

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A 72-year-old man was shot Saturday afternoon on Lodge Creek Drive.

Authorities say the man was mowing his lawn when he heard a gunshot.

When he looked around to see what it was, he noticed he had been shot in the leg.

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Lieutenant Hoover with Harris County Constable Precinct 4 spoke about the incident on the scene.



According to a Lieutenant Hoover with Harris County Constable Precinct 4, he suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transferred to a local hospital for treatment.

Authorities say they identified a possible suspect after recovering a weapon and other evidence.
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