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Police: 17-year-old shooting victim may have been lured outside by phone call

A 17-year-old was fatally shot outside of his Brookhaven-area apartment Friday night, Houston Police said.

The victim may have received a phone call to come outside just before he was shot, police said.

Police were called to the Bellfort Pines Apartment Homes at 8300 Canyon St., around 9:15 p.m. for a shooting call. There, officers found the victim dead on the landing of a second-floor stairwell.

No witnesses came forward Friday night, police said, and there are no suspect description.

Anyone with information is asked to call HPD’s homicide division at 713-308-3600 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, CrimeStoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

 

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