Man found shot to death on sidewalk in north Houston

HOUSTON— The Houston Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a man in north Houston.

According to police, the incident occurred around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday on Airline at East 33rd Street.

Witnesses told police they first heard some sort of disturbance, followed by gunshots. Police arrived to find a man dead on the sidewalk.

The shooter fled the scene in an unknown direction.