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Man killed in drive-by shooting in SE Houston, police say

HOUSTON – A man is dead after someone shot him several in the parking lot of an apartment complex Wednesday night in southeast Houston according to police.

Investigators believe it was a drive-by shooting.

Police said the 44-year-old male victim was found dead in the 8900 block of Broadway Street around 8:30 p.m.

Authorities said witnesses saw a car drive off at a high rate of speed. Police are working to get security video that in the parking lot.

Police have not confirmed what led up to the shooting, but a family member of the victim’s girlfriend said two people tried to resuscitate the man after they heard the shots and found him on the ground. The extended family member said the victim’s girlfriend’s mother tried to help and so did a stranger, but the man died.

Police said they are searching for a white Nissan Altima with at least two occupants.

If you have any information about what happened, contact police and call Crime Stoppers and 713-222-TIPS. You could receive a cash reward if the tip is leads to an arrest and conviction.