Incident at 8900 Sandpiper
June 11, 2006 -- The body of
a 23-year-old man was found in the 8900 block of Sandpiper on
Sunday, June 11, 2006 at about 1:30 a.m.
According to Houston Police Department Homicide
Division Investigators T. Tyler and T. Miller, officers were called
to the 8900 block of Sandpiper regarding reports of several gunshots
heard in the area. The victim, Chris Washington of 720 N. Sam
Houston Parkway East, was discovered with gunshot wounds to his
body and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Residents reported seeing a white car parked
in the street around the same time as hearing the gunshots. At
least two of those bullets struck a neighbor's house however no
one inside was shot.
Anyone with information regarding this incident
is asked to call the Houston Police Department Homicide Division
at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
Inc # 090661906
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