Man shot to death, shoved from car in north Houston


HOUSTON – A man was shot to death and left in the street in north Houston.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 1000 block of North Lane near Knox Street.

Neighbors told KPRC 2 they heard arguing and a gun shot and when they looked they saw a man, identified as 20-year-old Cortez Brown Jr., get shoved out of a car. The car kept driving.

"We haven't spoken to anyone who has told us that," Michael Arrington with the Houston Police Department said. "We are making our rounds through the neighborhood and as soon as we talk to them we may have that information."

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.