Man found shot to death at apartment complex

The search is on for suspects in a deadly apartment shooting in northwest Houston.

June 15, 2011 2:02:29 PM PDT
There was a deadly shooting in northwest Houston last night. The victim was shot multiple times then left to die in the courtyard of an apartment building. It happened at the Windcrest at Sherwood apartments in the 1500 block of Sherwood Forest near Hazelhurst. Police discovered the man in the courtyard around 10pm. The victim, Gerardo Lugo, 20, of Houston, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was transported by private vehicle to Memorial Hermann-Memorial City Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say Lugo went to an apartment complex at the above location to visit an acquaintance. At some point, several unknown suspects approached Lugo and shot him several times. The suspects then fled the scene in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact to HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.