Mother finds man shot in the chest after hearing gunshot, Houston police say

The Houston Police Department investigates a deadly shooting on Beechnut.

A mother heard a gunshot and found her adult son shot outside an apartment in west Houston, police say.

The shooting was reported around 9 p.m. Tuesday in the 10600 block of Beechnut.

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According to police, the woman heard the gunshot, found her son outside and called 911.

He was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

There is no description of a suspect at this time.

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