It happened shortly after 9 p.m. at an apartment complex on 16030 Beechnut near Town Park. A person, who was later identified as the victim’s mother, said she heard a gunshot and went to find her son wounded.
When police arrived, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Police say they have no witnesses and do not know what led up to the shooting, although one person did hear one gunshot.
At this time, police said that there are no known witnesses or suspects.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or speak anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.