Incident at 2222 Westerland #95
June 6, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 2222 Westerland
#95 about 11:40 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, 2005.
The deceased victim is identified as Jason James
Tinder, 32, of 2222 Westerland #95. He suffered a gunshot wound
to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The suspect, Michael D. Montgomery (w/m DOB:
06-22-57), was arrested and charged with murder in the 248th State
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W.P. Booth and
Officer R. A. Swainson reported:
Tinder and Montgomery, who shared an apartment
together, became involved in a physical disturbance. Montgomery
pulled a weapon, firing once shot and striking Tinder in the chest.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.