HOUSTON – Officers with the Houston Police Department are investigating after they said one man was fatally shot and another man was injured during a carjacking at a southwest Houston apartment complex Tuesday.
It happened around 4:25 p.m. at an apartment complex located at 6061 Beverly Hill St.
According to investigators, the surviving victim, 32, was transported to the hospital and is currently undergoing surgery. The other victim was pronounced dead at the scene, HPD said. The identity of the victim who was killed is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
In a news conference, investigators said one of two suspects stole a 2012 Silver Optima with the license plate number JMC 7320 from one of the victims and drove off. The other suspect ran away from the scene, HPD said.
Homicide investigators are currently investigating to determine what led up to the shooting.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.