Man accused of shooting friend several times

Two men were drinking in northeast Houston when police say one pulled a gun and shot the other.

February 10, 2010 7:45:38 AM PST
A man told police he blacked out when he allegedly shot his next door neighbor and good friend five times in northeast Houston last night. According to officers, one man was shot several times by his next door neighbor at a home off Fall Creek near East Lake Houston Parkway. Investigators say the two men had been eating and drinking together before the shooting. The victim was taken to Ben Taub Hospital, where he's listed as stable.

The shooter is facing a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.