Incident at 5501 Perkins
October 18, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the shooting of a man at 5501 Perkins
about 1 a.m. today (Oct. 18).
The wounded victim is identified as Raymond Charles
Mays, 31, of 4411 New Orleans #207. He suffered a gunshot wound
to the head.
H.P.D. Homicide Division Officers I.F. Flores
and T.R. Cunningham reported:
Witnesses saw Raymond Mays being confronted by
an unknown suspect in the parking lot of a local food market.
The suspect produced a handgun and shot Mr. Mays once in the head.
HFD paramedics responded to the scene and transported Mays to
Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition.
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.