Struggling out to the street
Struggling out to the street

Unidentified Male, Bayou Body Count No. 201

A man was found shot dead in the street on the northeast side of town this morning.

The victim, whose name was not released pending notification of his family, was shot a little after midnight in the 6800 block of Henley, police said.

Witnesses reported hearing several gunshots just after midnight; about 15 minutes later a resident came home and saw the body in the street. Police believe the man was shot near his house and then struggled out to the street before dying. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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

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