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Man stabbed to death after argument, killer on the run

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HOUSTON – Police are investigating after a man was stabbed to death after an argument.

It happened in the 8600 block of Mesa Road around 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

According to police, the victim and two other men were sitting on a sidewalk in front of a business when a fourth man, known only as "El Guero", rode up on a bicycle and began arguing with the victim.  

The man then stabbed the victim and fled, investigators said. The victim went to a nearby gas station to ask for help and was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts or identity of "El Guero" is urged to contact the Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.