Incident at 3129 Lakewood Drive
June 27, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 3129 Lakewood
Drive on Monday June 27, 2005 about 1 a.m.
The deceased victim is identified as Oscar Leos
of 2903 Briarwick Lane. He suffered a gunshot wound to the head
and was pronounced dead at the scene. The second victim is Rodrigo
Martinez of 2903 Briarwick Lane. He suffered a gunshot wound to
the shoulder and arm and is in stable condition at Ben Taub General
HPD Homicide Division Officers I.F. Flores and
P.T. Yochum reported:
Four Hispanic males were standing in the yard
of a residence. The homeowner believed he was going to be a victim
of a home invasion so he confronted the males with a weapon and
shot at them. The males fled on foot and then got into a vehicle.
The homeowner followed them and fired several more shots. The
deceased victim died of his injuries a short distance away from
the scene. The other victim was transported to the hospital.
This case is currently under investigation by
the Homicide Division. No charges have been filed at this time.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.