HOUSTON -

A man was taken to the hospital in serious condition after police said he was ambushed and shot outside of a southwest Houston night club.
 
The shooting happened around 2 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot of Carrillo's Night Club on Fuqua.
 
Investigators said a man was leaving the club when three other men ran up, shot him, and then took off into a wooded area.  Police said the shooters may have waited outside the club to ambush the victim.
 
The victim was taken to Ben Taub Hospital in serious condition; his name was not immediately released.
    
Police have not established a motive for the shooting.