Incident at 6001 Sunforest
November 28, 2005 -- Houston
police have arrested and charged a 19-year-old in the fatal shooting
death that occurred at 6001 Sunforest on November 26, 2005 at
about 5:50 p.m.
According to HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D.
Newcomb and Officer T. Huynh, officers responded to a shooting
call that occurred at 5747 Antoine and learned that the actual
location of the incident was 6001 Sunforest.
Witnesses reported that the victim was shot in
front of apartment #2203 and collapsed in the courtyard. The victim
was placed in a vehicle by two males and driven to a gas station
at 5747 Antoine. HFD paramedics responded and transported the
victim to Ben Taub General Hospital where he died.
The suspect in the shooting, Jamal Taylor (bm/
DOB 9-22-86) was taken into custody and charged with murder in
the 263th State District Court. The victim and suspect are both
evacuees from New Orleans.
AW/ MES 11-28-05
Inc # 178946505
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.