Incident at 4206 Galway
April 24, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the apparent accidental death of a two-year-old
boy at 4206 Galway about noon on Sunday (April 23).
The child has been identified as Wilmer Humberto
Martinez. The boy suffered a head injury and was pronounced dead
at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Carrillo and
Officer H. A. Chavez reported:
Wilmer was in the backyard of his residence when
he grabbed the handle of a cast iron barbecue pit to pick himself
up. The pit, which was not secured to the ground, fell on top
of the boy. Paramedics pronounced the boy dead at the scene.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at