Incident at 11660 Fuqua
August 22, 2006 -- Houston police
hope reward monies totaling up to $15,000 can assist them in the
investigation into the fatal shooting of a convenience store clerk
at 11660 Fuqua about 4:15 p.m. on Monday (Aug. 21).
In addition to the Crime Stoppers reward of up
to $5,000, Schepps Dairy is offering up to a $10,000 reward for
information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s)
wanted in this case.
The victim, Hassan Tanvir Alam, 24, suffered
gunshot wounds to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant N. Ruland and
Officer M. Khan reported:
Customers entering the Gulf Palms Valero service
station discovered Mr. Alam behind the counter. He had been shot
twice during an apparent robbery.
Witnesses have described a suspicious person
seen outside the store as possibly being a black male, 6 feet
to 6 feet 2 inches tall, 180 to 200 pounds, with a small mustache
and faded haircut. The male was with a Hispanic female and possibly
driving in an older model, black Cadillac with Mississippi license
plates. Investigators would like to speak with those two individuals.
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.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division a