Teenager fatally shot in courtyard of SW Houston apartments

HOUSTON

Authorities say two teenagers were sitting in front of a courtyard at an apartment complex on Beechnut near Gessner when they were approached by two men.

They got into an argument and then one of the men pulled out a gun and shot one of the teenage boys while he was still sitting in the chair. The 14-year-old died at the scene but the other teen was not hurt.

The gunmen ran away and remain on the run.

Take ABC13 with you!
Download our free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android devices

Copyright © 2019 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.