A second male also suffered gunshot wounds and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition.
Police say both suspects immediately fled the scene in a silver Dodge Charger with a blue pinstripe and Texas license plates SVV-406.
Eric Cooper, 26, has been charged with murder. Police are seeking the public's help in locating Cooper and the second suspect. The second suspect is described only as a black male in his 20s, about 5 feet 7 inches tall, 160 to 170 pounds with a dark complexion. Both suspects remain at large.
Police say narcotics were recovered at the scene and at this time it is believed the shooting was drug related.
Anyone with information in this case or on the wanted suspects is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.