Incident at 8500 Gulf Freeway
May 2, 2005 -- Houston police
are searching for two gunmen who shot and killed a 24-year-old
man at 8500 Gulf Freeway on Saturday, April 30, 2005 around 2:15
Witnesses told HPD Homicide Sergeant S.R. Kennedy
and Officer J.C. Bonaby that Alejandro German Jr., of 6702 Telephone
#34, and a group of friends were leaving a pool hall when another
group of men confronted them. Both groups got into a verbal argument
that turned into a physical fight. An unknown Hispanic male produced
a weapon and fired several times into the crowd, striking Alejandro
German in the upper torso and left leg, killing him.
The suspect and another man got into a black
Ford F-150 truck with tinted windows. Both suspects were seen
shooting at the group as they fled the scene northbound on the
Gulf Freeway service road.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the
Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or
Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
AW/ MS 5-2-05
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.