The victim was discovered at about 7am Monday. According to police, Texas Medical Center employee was walking to a nearby bus stop when she found victim lying on the sidewalk in the 2100 block of Hepburn. Police and EMS crews were called to the scene.
The victim is a homeless man, about 50-60 years old. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County medical examiner.
There is no known motive in this shooting. 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.