Officers found the man's body in the parking lot of an auto repair shop on Starmount near Lucore at around 11pm Wednesday. They say the victim, who is in his early 20s, died after being stabbed four times. Police say they found a blood trail leading back to the victim's car, which was still running on a dead end street.
A blue Ford two-door hatchback found on Lucore Street at El Buey Way is being examined for any possible evidence in the case.
The victim's identity has not been released, pending notification of family members.
At this time, there are no known witnesses or suspects in the case.
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.