Incident at 10400 Forum Park
May 2, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 10400 Forum Park
today, May 2, 2005 about 12:10 a.m.
The victim has been identified as Randy Martin,
16, of 10003 Forum West #47. He suffered a gunshot wound to his
right arm and side and later died while in surgery at Ben Taub
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Hernandez and
Officer X. Avila reported:
Martin and a friend were walking southbound on
the sidewalk in the 10400 block of Forum Park. Several individuals,
described only as black males, passed southbound driving in a
white 1988-1992 Cadillac. The vehicle turned around and someone
in the backseat fired several rounds from a weapon shooting Martin
two times. Martin's friend was not injured.
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.