Incident at 90 Northpoint Drive
November 27, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 90 Northpoint
Drive today (November 27), about 3:20 a.m.
The identity of the deceased is being withheld
pending notification to next of kin.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Carrillo and
Officer H.A. Chavez reported:
A man was sitting in his truck listening to music
in the parking lot of the apartment complex where he lived. The
armed suspect approached the man and attempted to rob him. A struggle
ensued between the man (resident) and the armed suspect. During
the struggle, the resident suffered multiple gunshot wounds to
his abdomen and groin area. The armed suspect suffered a gunshot
wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene. The resident
was transported to an area hospital for his injuries.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.