Incident at 1816 West Little York
November 29, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating an aggravated assault on a police officer
at 1816 West Little York on November 28, 2005 about 10:25 a.m.
HPD Homicide Division Officers T. J. McCorvey
and D.L. Robertson reported:
Officer P.M. Slater, a 13-year veteran assigned
to the North Patrol Division, responded to a suspicious vehicle
call. Officer Slater observed a tan Ford Expedition parked in
front of a vacant residence. The vehicle was backed underneath
a metal carport with one person inside the truck.
While attempting to approach the vehicle, Officer
Slater observed the suspect in the vehicle raise an automatic
weapon. At that time, fearing for her safety, Officer Slater discharged
her service weapon twice at the armed suspect. The suspect fled
the location in the truck. After a vehicle and foot pursuit, officers
arrested the juvenile suspect and recovered the automatic weapon
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.