HOUSTON Detectives are searching for clues in the shooting death of a man outside a west Houston gas station, police said.

According to the Houston Police Department, it happened around 1:30 a.m. at the Valero located at Hilcroft and Windswept. Witness heard gunshot at that time and then saw a gray or black SUV fleeing the scene, police said.

The victim, Pedro Jacinto, 27, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives are reviewing security footage from the Valero.

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

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