A man dies after he drove to a southwest side street to meet somebody he thought was going to sell him a car.
News Radio 1200 WOAI reports the victim drove to the 5300 block of Sherry, which is off Old Pearsall Rd.
He saw the other person he was supposed to meet drive up, but when the man saw the driver get out of the vehicle, he saw he was carrying a handgun.
The victim began to reverse his vehicle and the suspect fired several shots at him, striking him once in the head.
The victim was rushed to the hosptial where he was pronounced dead. The suspect sped off in the car and remains at large.