Incident at 6300 Antoine
February 21, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 6300 Antoine
about 6 a.m. on Sunday (Feb 19).
The victim has been identified as Stephen Michael
Henry, 22, address unknown.
He suffered a gunshot wound to the back and was pronounced dead
at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. C. Bloyd and
Officer D. L. Robertson reported:
Mr. Henry and a friend went to a local nightclub
in the 6300 block of Antoine. At about 6 a.m., the friend went
outside, sat in the car and waited for Henry. During this time,
Henry became involved in an unknown type of altercation inside
the club. According to the friend, Henry came outside with a bloody
mouth. As they were attempting to leave the parking lot in the
vehicle, several men wearing dark clothing and security guard
badges attempted to stop them. The friend advised investigators
the men opened fire on their vehicle as they drove away, striking
Henry in the back. The friend drove to a convenience store at
Antoine and DeSoto and called 911.
Patrol officers arrived and took into custody
a male wearing similar clothing to that described by Henry*s friend.
The male was arrested on a separate charge and is being questioned
in this case.
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.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.