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HOUSTON - Houston police are investigating a homicide outside an apartment complex on the northwest side.

According to officers with the Houston Police Department, the shooting was reported around 10 p.m. Sunday in the 7500 block of Pinemont Drive not far from Highway 290.

Police said a man in his early 30s was returning to his apartment when he was shot in a nearby courtyard. The victim managed to stumble to his apartment where he collapsed and died.

Neighbors heard the gunshots, but police said there were apparently no witnesses to the crime.

Police said a motive for the shooting wasn t clear.

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