Incident at 4700 South Kirkwood
April 4, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the shooting of a man at 4700 South Kirkwood
about 7:10 p.m. on Monday (Apr. 3).
The victim is identified as Ivan Alejandro Carrera,
26, of the above address. He suffered gunshot wounds to the head
and is listed in critical condition at Ben Taub General Hospital.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Newcomb and
Officer T. Huynh reported:
Mr. Carrera was driving through the apartment
complex and was apparently approached by an unknown suspect and
shot in the head for unknown reasons.
There are no known witnesses at this time, however
investigators believe potential witnesses were in the parking
lot of the apartment complex at the time of the shooting.
Those individuals and all others are urged to
contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.