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Shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded in SW Houston

Dale Lezo, Houston Chronicle
Updated 7:55 am, Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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One man died and another was wounded in a shooting at an apartment complex in southwest Houston late Monday night.

The shooting happened about 10:30 p.m. at 6300 W. Bellfort, according to the Houston Police Department.

Police said one of the victims had been shot in the head and died at the scene. The other man was rushed to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. Details about his condition was not released.

Police said neighbors called 911 and reported they heard gunshots. When paramedics and officers arrived at the scene, they found the wounded men inside an apartment. Police said a large crowd of bystanders had gathered at the scene and paramedics had a difficult time getting to the victims.

Other details about the shooting were sketchy. Investigators have no motive or suspects in the case and did not release other information, such as if a gun was found at the scene.

More details will be reported as the story develops.