Incident at 222 Grace
July 16, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 222 Grace about
5:45 p.m. on Friday (July 15).
The identity of the victim is pending an autopsy
by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant L. J. Baimbridge
and Officer N. T. Ruland reported:
The victim and another male got into a physical
altercation with another unknown Hispanic male. At some point
during the altercation, the suspect produced a handgun and shot
the victim once in the chest. Paramedics responded to the scene
and determined that the victim was deceased. The suspect fled
the scene in a small maroon or burgundy vehicle of an unknown
make and model.
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.