Incident at 4700 Cherbourg
January 7, 2006 -- Capital murder
charges are pending against two suspects arrested in the fatal
shooting of a woman found at 4700 Cherbourg about 1:20 a.m. today
Suspect #1 is identified as Gilbert Rodriguez
IV, (H/m, DOB 6/26/82), of 2310 Welk. Suspect #2 is identified
as Julio Armando Falcon, (H/m, DOB 4/1/85), of 2200 Theta.
The identity of the deceased female victim is
pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.W. McStravick
and Officer I.F. Flores reported:
The victim was at the residence of Rodriguez
when she became involved in an argument with Julio Falcon, (her
boyfriend), Rodriguez and his wife. The suspects forced the victim
into the trunk of Rodriguez's vehicle and drove away. The victim
managed to escape from the trunk at 5300 Bataan; however, she
was recaptured and forced back into the trunk. The suspects drove
to 4700 Cherbourg where Julio Falcon shot the victim in the head
and dumped her body in the roadway. Suspects Rodriguez and Falcon
were later arrested by HPD patrol officers.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.