Incident at 2110 Rusk
February 12, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the shooting death of a man at 2110 Rusk
today (Feb. 12) about 2:10 a.m.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant D. A. Ferguson
and Officer B. C. McDaniel reported:
After the Industry Café nightclub was
closing, a number of patrons made there way into the parking lot.
The victim, Vinh Tran (A/m DOB: 08-23-85), was headed to his car
when he got into a confrontation with at least one of the male
suspects. As a result, Tran was shot multiple times and died shortly
thereafter. Witnesses reported that the suspect jumped into the
passenger seat of a red Ford Taurus and fled west from the location.
It was also reported that the license plate may have been from
Louisiana and contained the letter "X". The suspects
are believed to be two white males and have not been identified.
Anyone with information regarding this incident
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.