Police: Man dies after gas station shooting

Published On: Dec 30 2012 11:03:53 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 31 2012 12:00:26 AM CST

A man died Sunday after a shooting at a southeast Houston gas station, according to authorities.

Police said they were called to the 300 block of Martin Luther around 8:30 p.m.

Witnesses told police the victim got a ride to the Valero gas station on Yellowstone and Martin Luther from a friend, police said. As the victim was getting dropped off, someone came up to the car and started shooting, police said.

According to investigators, the victim started running as the witness drove off. The witness returned to find the victim had been shot, police said. The person put the victim back in the car and tried to take him to the hospital, investigators said.

Stay tuned to KPRC Local 2 for more details as they emerge.