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Man and woman believed to be young couple found shot in SE Houston; Man dies, police say

HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating a shooting that killed a man and left a woman injured in a driveway in southeast Houston Friday, they said.

Police said the shooting happened at around 2:30 a.m. When they arrived at the scene in the 8700 block of Koala, police said they found both the man and woman with gunshot wounds. Officers said they performed CPR on the man until Houston firefighters arrived.

According to police, both the 23-year-old man, who has not been identified, and the 24-year-old woman were transported to nearby trauma centers. The man died from his gunshot wounds while in the hospital, police said.

Police said the woman is in stable condition.

Police said two male suspects were seen fleeing the scene in a black or dark gray Dodge Charger.


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