Update on Incident at 1018 Redondo
October 11, 2005 -- Houston
police homicide investigators have released a composite
sketch of one of two suspects wanted in the fatal shooting
of one man and wounding of another at 1018 Redondo about 11:45
p.m. on October 1.
The deceased victim is identified as Jose Luis
Jasso, 49, of 1018 Redondo. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds
and was pronounced dead at the scene. A second male victim, shot
in both legs, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in
The suspects are described as Hispanic males
in their early 20s. The shooter is about 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 10
inches tall and the second suspect is about 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Both suspects are believed to weigh 120 to 130 pounds. A composite
sketch of the shooter is attached to this news release.
HPD Homicide Division Officers P.J. Guerrero,
J. Selvera, P. Yochum and R. Chappell reported:
The surviving victim and another witness stated
that Mr. Jasso had gone outside to look for his cat when he confronted
two unknown males who were apparently trying to steal a bicycle
from the carport. The suspects demanded the bike or a ride. Jasso
told them he could not give them a ride and an argument ensued.
The surviving victim and the witness went outside to help Jasso.
At that time, one of the suspects pulled out a gun and started
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.
Update JFC/RMM 10-11-05
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.