Man murdered in front of wife

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NE HOUSTON – A man is murdered right in front of his own wife.

It happened at a northeast Houston home in the 4100 block of Englewood.

Police say around midnight a man knocked on the front door. The male homeowner went to answer it and there was an exchange between the two. At some point the suspect shot the male homeowner once. He later died at the hospital.

The suspect was seen fleeing in a dark colored SUV. Police are currently talking to the wife.