Gabriel Morales, 55, Bayou Body Count No. 142

A man walking home on the northwest side about 2 a.m. this morning was shot to death by an unknown assailant, Houston police say.

Gabriel Morales, 55, was walking home along the 5800 block of West Tidwell about 1:50 a.m. when someone approached him, shot him and left him for dead on the sidewalk, police say.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. As of now, police say they have "no known motive or suspect(s)."

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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