|Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the shooting of a man at 7800 West Airport Boulevard about 10:45 p.m. on Thursday (Sept. 2).
The suspect, Michael Alexander Barrett (b/m, 55), is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 228th State District Court. A booking photo of Barrett is attached to this news release.
The victim, Jason Grays, 27, was transported to an area hospital.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives C. Brown and A. Graf II reported:
Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the apartment complex at the above address and observed paramedics loading Mr. Grays into an ambulance. He had suffered a gunshot wound to the face.
The officers learned that Barrett was the suspect and he was apprehended a few blocks away from the shooting scene. He was taken to jail and subsequently charged.
Michael Alexander Barrett