Gunman on the run after leaving man to die inside car

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HOUSTON – Authorities are investigating after a man was shot to death at an apartment complex in southwest Houston.

It happened Tuesday night at an apartment complex off Forum Park Drive.

Officials say the man had borrowed his friend’s car and was visiting the apartments when he was approached by another man.

Police say the two men were talking and while the man was sitting in the car, the suspect pulled out a gun and shot him through the door frame.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he later died.

As for the suspect, he fled in an older model car with tinted windows.

No word yet on a possible motive.

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