Incident at 6800 S. Gessner
May 27, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 6800 S. Gessner
about 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 26, 2005.
The male victim's identity is pending identification
by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office. The victim was
transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced
HPD Homicide Division Officer G. Gonzales and
M. Walker reported:
Witnesses stated a group of young Hispanic males
were involved in a verbal altercation. One of the males produced
a gun and fired one time striking the victim. It is unknown at
this time if the victim was involved in the original dispute.
The investigation is ongoing and there are no
known suspects identified.
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.