Incident at 5393 Desoto
August 6, 2006 -- Houston Police
homicide detectives are investigating the deaths of an adult male
and adult female at 5393 DeSoto on August 5, 2006.
Homicide investigators P. T. Yochum and T. A.
On August 5, 2006, at approximately 10:50 P.m.,
the victims, identified as Vincent Williams, b/m 18, and Yolanda
Styles, b/f 22, drove to 5393 DeSoto in northwest Houston. A short
time after their arrival, Williams became involved in a confrontation
with an armed suspect. The suspect shot Williams multiple times
and then proceeded to the vehicle and opened fire on Styles. Both
Williams and Styles died at the scene.
The suspect, described as a black male, slim
in stature (6' 1' tall and 150-160 pounds), in his late teens
or early twenties, fled the scene on foot. He was last seen wearing
a black shirt with a white logo and black shorts. The investigation
into this incident continues. Anyone with information regarding
this homicide is urged to contact the Homicide Division at 713-308-3600
or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
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