Incident at 10301 Sandpiper
January 8, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 10301 Sandpiper
today (January 8), about 6 a.m.
The victim is identified as Damon Eugene James,
29. He suffered a gunshot wound to the upper torso and was pronounced
dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant D. A. Ferguson
and Officer B.C. McDaniel reported:
Several gunshots were heard in the parking lot
of the complex. One of the tenants looked out of his bedroom window
and observed Mr. James moving around on his back in the parking
lot. It appears that Mr. James was visiting a relative in the
The suspect (s) fled the scene after the shooting
and the motive is still unknown.
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.