Incident at 6868 Hornwood
November 2, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male at 6868
Hornwood about 4:35 a.m. today (Nov. 2).
The identity of the unknown male is pending an
autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants L. A. Flores
and C. W. Howard reported:
Officers responded to a shooting call at 6868
Hornwood and found the deceased male. Investigators have determined,
through a witness statement, that the male was walking when the
pistol he was carrying discharged. The gunshot struck the male
in the chest and he died at the scene.
This case remains under investigation pending
autopsy results from the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
Anyone with additional information in this case
is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.