HPD: Teen found dead inside apartment stairwell in southeast Houston

HOUSTON --- The Hosuton Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old at an apartment complex in southeast Houston Friday.

Police responded to a shooting call around 9 p.m. in the 8800 block of Canyon Street near Bellfort.

Investigators said the victim was found dead on a second-floor landing of a stairwell.

The victim was a resident of the apartments, but no witnesses have come forward at this time, police said.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.