Man shot, killed at apartment complex parking lot in SW Houston, police say


HOUSTON – A man was shot and killed Tuesday night at an apartment complex in southwest Houston, according to Houston police.

Police said Denzel Thomas, 23, was shot around 8 p.m. in the parking lot of the Sugar Branch Apartments in the 10100 block of Forum Park. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

According to police, Thomas was visiting friends when a black man walked up and shot him through the driver's side door before driving away in an older model white sedan, possibly a Mazda, with tinted windows.

At this time, there is no known motive for the shooting.  

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Houston Police Homicide division at 713-308-3600.