This corner is the epicenter for the highest incidence of violent crime in the entire Houston area.
Don't believe me? check the crime stats map for Houston.
On the attached map, the number behind the 2 are another 2 and a 13 (yes, thirteen). That is for June 25 to July 5 of this year.
We know the cause: HPD has decided to corral the homeless at the Exxon center and under the Pierce Elevated.
The area is now a no go zone.