Investigation underway after man fatally shot while driving Ford Mustang in southeast Houston, police say

HOUSTON – Police are investigating after they said a man was fatally shot while driving a Ford Mustang in southeast Houston Friday.

Officers said the shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. in the 700 block of Corral Street.

According to investigators, the driver, who has been identified as a 50-year-old Hispanic man, was shot several times and somehow managed to come to a stop at a home in the 7700 block of Magnolia Street.

Officers said when they arrived at the scene, the found the man still in the car.

“We are not sure if it’s a robbery gone bad, if it’s drug related, we don’t know we have no idea,” police said.

Police said on surveillance video they saw the man coming down Corral Street when the shooting occurred. Investigators said two people jumped out of the car and left the scene.

“We don’t have a motive and we are unsure what lead up or caused this shooting, our investigation is obviously ongoing at this time we don’t really have a lot of witnesses so we are canvassing the area for surveillance and things of that nature,” police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Houston Police Department.