Incident at 11900 Bellaire
May 22, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the shooting of two men at 11900 Bellaire about
1:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, 2005.
One of the victims, Gabriel Posada, 28, of Nuevo
Laredo, Mexico received a gunshot wound and was transported to
Hermann General Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. The
second victim, whose name has not been released, also received
a gunshot wound and is listed in good condition at Hermann General
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D. Newcomb and
Officer T. Huynh reported:
Posada and the other victim were awaiting payment
for bringing two females from Mexico to Houston and were subsequently
shot while waiting for the money. A white Jeep Grand Cherokee
occupied by three Hispanic males was last seen traveling westbound
on Bellaire from S. Kirkwood.
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.