Incident at 6200 Westpark
September 4, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 6200 Westpark
today (September 4), about 2:30 a.m.
The victim has been identified as Luis Arquirme
Ruiz, 17, of 2821 Green Ridge #82A. He suffered gunshot wounds
to the back and groin and was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Officer I.F. Flores and
Officer P.T. Yochum reported:
Ruiz and a witness had been speaking with two
Hispanic males in the parking lot of a Citgo gas station at 6155
Southwest Freeway. Ruiz drove off in his van going westbound on
Westpark. The two Hispanic males followed them in their white
Ford Expedition or Explorer SUV. The suspects pulled to the left
side of Ruiz' van, shot at him and drove away.
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.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.