HOUSTON -

A man was shot and killed after leaving a southwest Houston store.

The shooting occurred Wednesday at 9:15 p.m. at 11127 Albury Drive near Bellfort. 

Police said the victim was hanging with some friends outside of the I&A Food Mart.  According to police, a masked gunman walked up to the victim, shot him several times and fled on foot. 

Surveillance video from the store's security camera showed witnesses running after hearing the gunshots.

The victim was taken to Ben Taub Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police have not released the name of the victim and are asking anyone who might have information to call police.