Incident at 7300 Carew
December 26, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 7300 Carew
about 4:45 a.m. Friday (December 22).
The victim, Mark Brooks, 39, of 9000 Fondren,
suffered a gunshot wound and died at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Officer A.D. Brown reported:
A passing motorist saw Mr. Brooks' body lying
in the middle of the street and called police. Witnesses reported
hearing a single gunshot about 4:45 a.m. and saw two unknown type
vehicles leaving the area. Brooks was at the Sahara nightclub,
located at Beechnut and Boone, prior to being found dead.
Anyone with information regarding 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 at