HOUSTON -– Police were called to a southeast Houston apartment complex where they said a man beat another man to death with a flashlight.
It was reported outside the King’s Rose Apartments in the 4200 block of Barberry Drive around 1:30 a.m., according to officers with the Houston Police Department.
Witnesses reported a disturbance at the scene, and police arrived to find a beaten man. He was sent to the hospital where he later died.
HPD said the victim was beaten with a flashlight and other items. The suspect in the beating stayed at the scene and was taken into custody.
No further information about the crime was released at the scene.