Man shot in the face in northwest Houston

April 15, 2012 3:10:50 PM PDT
A man was rushed to the hospital Sunday after being shot in the face in northwest Houston.

It happened just before 3pm on Twisted Elm Court at Sharpton near West Road and Veterans Memorial.

Harris County Sheriff's Office arrived and found the victim with a single gunshot wound to the face. He was transported to the hospital. At last check, his condition was unknown.

Officials said a traffic stop nearby may have nabbed possible suspects in the shooting. They were taken into into custody.

We have a crew at the scene. Stay with Eyewitness News and for updates as they become available.