HOUSTON Police are searching for leads after a male teenager was found shot in the head late Saturday in his southwest Houston apartment.

According the Houston Police Department, officers responded to a call of a shooting around midnight at the Houston Westlake Apartments located on Kings Circle. When police arrived at the scene, they found an 18-year-old male with multiple gunshot wounds including one to the head.

The victim was transported to a local hospital in an unknown condition, police said.

Investigators said the victim had been shot in his apartment and was found by his family. The family had heard the gunshots from upstairs and came down to find the victim.

HPD is asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Houston Crime Stoppers.

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