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Houston teen, 14, shot to death; gunmen on the run


Courtesy Click2Houston

HOUSTON - Police are looking for the gunmen after a 14-year-old was shot while sitting outside a southwest Houston apartment complex.

Police said around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, two suspects walked up to two young men who were sitting in front of an apartment in the 8000 block of Beechnut. According to reports, the group started fighting and one of the suspects pulled out a gun.

Officials said one suspect shot the teenager and then took off with the other suspect.

As of Wednesday morning, the duo were not in custody.

The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition and later died.

Police have not yet established a motive for the shooting.

The name of the victim was not immediately released.

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