Incident at 4300 Kelley
November 6, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 4300 Kelley
on November 5, 2005 about 8:55 p.m.
The victim's identity is being withheld pending
notification of next of kin.
The suspect is described as a b/m in his late
20's early 30's. He is approximately 5'08" to 5'09",
140 to 150 pounds. The suspect was wearing a black shirt with
black jeans and had medium length black hair. He was armed with
a .45 caliber handgun and was seen fleeing on foot.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D. Newcomb and
Officer T. Huynh reported:
The victim and his friend were walking eastbound
in the 4300 block of Kelley. The suspect was walking behind them
and suddenly grabbed the victim in a "bear hug" from
behind. The suspect produced a weapon and shot the victim. The
victim ran away and eventually collapsed in the 5800 block of
Wayne Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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.