Alief Neighbors Upset After Airbnb Party Gets Out Of Hand When 2 Teens Are Shot
The party is done and the shooting is long over. However, Quan Nguyen can still see the bullet hole in his car. “I was just playing video games. I checked out the window, and I saw people running left and right and they were shooting, and I was like, ‘I can’t believe it,'” said Nguyen, who lives across the street from the house that was rented out for a party Sunday night. At about 12:45 a.m. Monday, deputies responded to a shooting at a house party on Maximos Drive near Howell Sugar Land Road in Alief. Deputies said there were about 100 people at a house party in a rented Airbnb. Surveillance video shows as soon as gunshots rang out, everyone scattered. One neighbor even captured a video of a partygoer’s car hitting his car before taking off. EMS treated two teenagers with gunshot wounds. A 19-year-old was shot in the abdomen and taken into surgery. A 17-year-old was shot in the buttocks and was reportedly responsive and talking to EMS. Deputies said four people, including the shooters, left the party in a stolen black Kia. At some point, authorities spotted the vehicle and a short pursuit began.
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