Man found shot in head in north Houston

Police found a man dead in the parking lot at the apartments on Northborough last night.

June 13, 2011 10:22:41 AM PDT
A man was found shot to death behind a dumpster at an apartment complex in north Houston overnight. It happened at the parking lot of the complex in the 13300 block of Northborough near Forest Edge around 12:25am Monday. Police were called to the complex around 1am. Investigators apparently suffered a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim is described only as a black male, approximately 30 to 35 years of age. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

Police are interviewing witnesses who heard a gunshot this morning. They say they do not have a motive yet. There is no word yet on the man's identity or any suspects.

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.