Incident at 5747 Antoine
April 3, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 5747 Antoine
on April 2, 2006 about 5 a.m.
The victim is identified as Francisco Cortez
Martinez, 43, of 6000 Sunforest. He sustained a gunshot wound
to the face and was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants W.P. Booth and
P.C. Motard reported:
Mr. Martinez, who was a regular customer of the
Chevron convenience store, left the store after making a purchase
and got into his car. A black male and a white or light skinned
black female approached him. A short time later, the store clerk
heard a gunshot. The suspects were seen leaving the location in
a pick-up truck and Mr. Martinez was found deceased in his vehicle.
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.