Incident at 4700 Robertson
April 9, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man at 4700 Robertson
about 6:30 p.m. Friday (April 8).
The victim was identified as Arturo Barrios,
43, address unknown. He suffered multiple stab wounds and was
transported to an area hospital were he was pronounced dead.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. T. Wyers and
Officer M. S. Walker reported:
HPD officers responding to the scene of a reported
stabbing in Irvington Park saw the victim lying on the ground
near a vehicle. Witnesses stated that the victim was involved
in some type of altercation with an unknown Hispanic male prior
to the stabbing. Apparently, a large number of black and Hispanic
males witnessed this incident; however, most fled the scene.
The suspect is only described as a Hispanic male
approximately 25 years old.
Anyone with information in this case is urged
to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime
Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.