HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating after they said a man and woman were found dead from gunshot wounds in southwest Houston Monday morning. Investigators said the victims appeared to have been homeless.
Officers said the man and woman, who police initially identified as two women, were located around 7 a.m. at 10223 Club Creek Dr. near the Southwest Freeway service road by someone passing by the location.
HPD homicide investigators are responding to 10223 Club Creek Dr at the SW Freeway service road where two females have been found deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. They were located behind a business about 7 a.m. No other information known at this time.#hounews pic.twitter.com/AxCyGd1cQI— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) October 11, 2021
According to officers, the victims were found behind a business.
In a press conference Monday, HPD Commander Deese said the man is described as being middle-aged and Hispanic. The woman was described as a being a “white female.”
Watch the Houston Police Department’s press conference below:
Officers said the shootings are still under investigation.