Incident at 6401 Loma Vista
September 13, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of one man and wounding
of another at 6401 Loma Vista about 9 p.m. on Monday (Sept. 12).
The identities of the victims are pending notification
to the next of kin and autopsies by the Harris County Medical
Examiner's office. Both were transported to Ben Taub General Hospital
with gunshot wounds. One victim was pronounced dead at Ben Taub
and the other underwent surgery and is in an unknown condition.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant G. Gonzales and
Officer M.S. Walker reported:
Four or five armed suspects entered the victims'
residence and shot both men. Witnesses reported seeing the suspects
leaving the scene driving a mid-to-late 90s model, white Dodge
Stratus with shiny hubcaps and black tinted windows.
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.