Unidentified Male, 34, Bayou Body Count No. 127

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A 34-year-old man was gunned down in an apartment complex on the northwest side of town Tuesday morning, police say.

The identity of the victim, who suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead on the scene in the 5300 block of Deep Forest, was being withheld pending notification of relatives.

Police say witnesses reported hearing several gunshots in the parking lot of an apartment complex about 12:35 a.m. Tuesday. The witnesses went to check things out and discovered the man seated in his car.

"An unknown black male was seen running from the scene and getting into a waiting vehicle which then fled the scene in an unknown direction." police said.

Anyone with information about 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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