Houston police investigating deadly stabbing in SE Houston

HOUSTON – Police are investigating the stabbing death of a man in southeast Houston.

When investigators responded to the scene at an apartment complex in the 100 block of Edgebrook Drive, they thought they were dealing with a shooting as the call came in, according to police.

But when officers took a closer look, they realized the man who died had actually been stabbed in the side, said Detective Brian Evans.

There is no identification on the man who died, but police said he appears to be in his early 20s.

Whoever killed him is on the loose.