HOUSTON – Three different people were killed in three separate homicides across the Houston area. According to authorities, there was a fatal shooting and a possible beating in southwest Houston and a stabbing in southeast Houston.
West Fuqua homicide
A man was shot to death in the parking lot of a club in southeast Houston.
The incident happened around 1:46 a.m. Thursday at the Red Rooster Club on West Fuqua Street and Almeda Road, authorities said.
Police said they were called out to the scene after reports of gunshots. When they arrived, they found the 35-year-old victim suffering from gunshot wounds in the parking lot. Police said he was given CPR but did not survive his injuries.
Investigators said there was an altercation inside the club, which escalated and ended in gunfire in the parking lot.
Authorities will also be reviewing surveillance footage in hopes of identifying the shooter. The victim’s identity has not yet been released.