A man was fatally shot early Monday in the Third Ward, just blocks from Texas Southern University.
Witnesses told police they heard gunfire about 5:20 a.m. in the 2900 block of Isabella, according to a news release from the Houston Police Department.
They then saw a man lying in the street. The man – who has not been identified – died at the scene.
Witnesses said a man dressed in black left the street on a bicycle shortly after the gunfire, according to the news release.
Anyone with information related to the shooting can contact HPD’s homicide division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.