HOUSTON – Houston Police found a man dead in a southeast side roadway after gunfire was reported late Wednesday.

Neighbors told HPD they heard gunshots around 9 p.m. along Malmedy near Cherbourg, but there were no visual witnesses to the crime.

The man was dead from an apparent gunshot wound. A motive for the crime is not known.

HPD asks anyone with tips to call Houston Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.