Incident at 10106 Algiers Road
March 21, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 10106 Algiers
Road about 6:50 p.m. on Monday (Mar. 20).
The identity of the victim is being withheld
pending notification to family members. He suffered a gunshot
wound and was pronounced dead at Ben Taub General Hospital.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants G. Gonzales and
C.J. Grysen reported:
Witnesses said the unknown black male suspect
went to the residence at 10106 Algiers and asked to see the victim.
The suspect went into the victim's bedroom and demanded money
from him. The two men got into a struggle that escalated when
shots were fired. The suspect took an unknown amount of money
and then fled in a dark, four-door vehicle.
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.