Incident at 8800 Broadway
February 20, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 8800 Broadway
on Saturday, February 19, 2005, about 9:00 p.m.
The identity of the victim is pending notification
to next of kin by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the body and possibly ran
over by a vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant Baimbridge and
Officer N. Ruland reported:
Several males in a white pickup truck approached
the victim and friends as they attempted to enter an apartment
complex. It appears the suspects attempted to rob the victim and
friends and an altercation broke out. The victim was shot and
possibly run over by the vehicle he was riding in. A large amount
of cash was found inside the victim's vehicle. The suspects left
in a white pickup truck.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged
to contact the Houston Police 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.