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Gunman shot man multiple times before stealing his car outside convenience store, police say

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK)– A guy passed away after he was shot throughout a believed carjacking on Houston’s southside over night, according to authorities.

Investigators think the guy in his mid-30 s operated at the AM Mini Mart in the 6500 block of Weston Street near Kelso Street.

That’s where the shooting occurred around 11: 50 p.m. Tuesday.

Houston cops stated there are witnesses who occurred to be driving by when all of it unfolded.

The witnesses stated the suspect fired several times into the victim’s vehicle prior to pulling the victim out of the chauffeur’s seat.

The shooter then entered the cars and truck and removed, witnesses informed authorities.

Now, there is a search to discover the shooter and the taken automobile, which is referred to as a smoky-colored sedan, perhaps a four-door Toyota.

Police stated the cars and truck might have the motorist’s side window shot out.

The witnesses did what they might to attempt and assist the victim, authorities stated.

” Once they came down the roadway a methods, they discovered the automobile left. They felt safe adequate to return and attempted to render medical help to our plaintiff, however he did pass away on the scene,” Lt. R. Willkens stated.

Investigators are still working to determine an intention in the shooting. They do not understand if the victim was closing up the shop and was robbed or if the occurrence was a carjacking.

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