Incident at 5700 Rampart
June 24, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal stabbing of one man and the wounding
of another at 5700 Rampart about 2:40 a.m. today (June 24).
The identity of the deceased victim is pending
verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office. He
sustained multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at the
scene. The wounded victim, who sustained a stab wound to the face,
was transported to a local hospital in fair condition.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant L.A. Flores and
Officer T.R. Cunningham reported:
According to witnesses, the victims were part
of a small group of males involved in a physical confrontation
in the parking lot of a local restaurant. The argument escalated
and both victims were stabbed multiple times. Four unknown Hispanic
male suspects fled on foot.
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.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at