Incident at 5709 Lyons
February 13, 2006 -- Houston
police are searching for a gunman who shot and killed a 21-year-old
man at 5709 Lyons on Saturday, February 11, 2006 at about 1:05
According to HPD Homicide Division Investigators
C.T. Hufstedler and A. Mares, the victim, Anthony Jackson and
his girlfriend drove to a gas station at 5709 Lyons to get gas.
Jackson was returning to his vehicle when the possible suspect
approached him. According to the girlfriend, the suspect and Jackson
had a brief conversation before she heard a gunshot. She told
investigators that she saw Jackson fall to the ground and waited
for him to get up. She got out of the vehicle and saw Jackson
bleeding from an apparent gunshot wound to the back of the head.
Anthony Jackson was transported to Ben Taub General
Hospital where he died from his injuries.
Anyone with information about this incident is
asked to contact the Houston Police Department Homicide Division
at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
AW / MES 2-13-06
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.