Man killed in drive-by shooting in south Houston

Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead.

HOUSTON- The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal drive-by shooting that killed one person early Saturday morning in south Houston. 

According to HPD, the shooting happened around 12:10 a.m. on Chimira Lane near Buffum street. 

Police said the victim who was in his early 20s was standing outside a house on Chimira with several other people when a black Chevy Impala pulled up.

Someone inside the car fired several rounds towards the people, striking the victim.

After that, police said the car drove in front of the house next door and shot at more people outside before driving off. 

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital where he died from his wounds.
 

(© 2016 KHOU)


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