August 31, 2021Updated August 31, 2021 7:38 pm
Houston police react to a scene.
Jay R. Jordan / Jay Jordan, staff
A man reportedly shot his brother in northeast Houston Tuesday night, according to a tweet from the Houston police.
The incident took place at 5500 block on Cavalcade Street, where police found a man who was gunshot and in critical condition. He later died in a county hospital. The department identified the shooter in the tweet as the victim’s brother, who stayed at the scene and surrendered to officers.
HPD tweeted shortly later – at 6.15 p.m. – that the victim had died.
This scene is evolving and updates can follow.
Joel Umanzor is a Hearst Fellow who works for the Houston Chronicle’s Metro desk.
He graduated from the state of San Francisco.