Around 7am, officers were investigating what appeared to be an accident on Peachtree at Cruse. Instead, they discovered a truck in the ditch on one side of the street, and a victim shot to death in the opposite ditch.
Neighbors told police they heard several shots fired earlier in the morning.
The victim has been identified as Dameon Johnson, 36. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-308-3600.
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