Man fatally shot in grocery store parking lot

Published On: Jan 01 2013 03:43:08 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 01 2013 03:51:13 PM CST
HOUSTON -

A man was shot to death in a west Harris County grocery store parking lot, investigators said.

Harris County sheriff's deputies said a 34-year-old man was shot outside the H-E-B store in the 1500 block of Fry Road about 5:20 p.m. Monday.

A store employee who was leaving the store found the victim, officials said.

Investigators said the man was wounded in the upper torso and was rushed to Ben Taub Hospital, where he later died. His name has not been released.

Detectives have not released any information about possible suspects.

The motive for the killing is under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.