A man was shot and killed at an apartment building near Hector P. Garcia Middle School Thursday morning.

The shooting happened at about 1:40 a.m. in the 300 block of North Ewing. Officers found the injured victim lying behind the apartments, and he later died at the hospital.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Detective Edward Parker, 214.671.3630, or edward.parker@dallascityhall.com.