SAN ANTONIO – A man was shot in the back of his head on the city’s northeast side Tuesday night. Police said he died a couple of hours later.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office later identified the victim as 29-year-old Renard Smith.

Police were called to a convenience store in the 8000 block of Midcrown Drive near Walzem Road around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday for reported gunshots.

According to police, Smith was shot behind his right ear and was taken to SAMMC. Police described his condition as life-threatening at the time of the shooting.

Two vehicles, a red Mustang and silver Mercedes both driven by black males, fled the scene. Police have yet to find them.