HOUSTON- An elderly man was shot to death after being held at gunpoint in his car by two suspects early Saturday morning in southwest Houston.

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident occurred around 3:30 a.m. at Concourse Drive and Lansdale Drive. Police said the 70-year-old man was in his car when two men approached and held him at gunpoint.

When the man resisted the attack, the suspects shot him. He died while still sitting in his driver's seat of his car.

Police said it isn't clear if they were trying to rob or take the victim's car. The suspects fled the scene.