Incident at 241 North Milby
May 16, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 241 N. Milby
about 1 a.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2005.
The deceased victim is identified as Humberto
Montalvo Flores, 41, of 10926 Verano. He suffered a gunshot wound
to the head and was pronounced dead at Ben Taub General Hospital
later the same day.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Hernandez and
Officer X. Avila reported:
Flores and the suspect (only known as "Flaco")
were standing at the bar located at 241 North Milby when the suspect
pulled a pistol and shot Flores one time in the head. "Flaco"
fled the club on foot and was followed by some of the club patrons.
He noticed that he was being followed and shot at the ground to
scare the patrons away. The suspect went down 100 North Kendall
where a barking dog approached him. He fired one shot at the ground
to scare the dog away. "Flaco" was last seen walking
down 100 N. Kendall toward Canal Street.
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.