Incident at 3603 Christie
November 12, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 3603 Christie
about 8:30 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 11).
The victim is identified as Garren Paul Edwards,
20, of 5223 Forest Timbers in Humble. He suffered a gunshot wound
to the abdomen.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.W. McStravick
and Officer R.W. Chappell reported:
Witnesses reported last seeing Garren Edwards
talking to a black female with the first name of "Carmen"
and three other black males prior to the shooting. "Carmen"
was seen driving away in a black 1999-2002 Chevrolet Cavalier.
HFD paramedics responded to the scene and transported Edwards
to Ben Taub General Hospital where he later died.
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.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.