Incident at 10603 South Wilcrest #23
May 5, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 10603 South Wilcrest
#23 about 11:20 p.m. on Thursday (May 4).
The victim is identified as Desota Payton, 29,
of the above address.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.W. McStravick
and Officer E.R. Carstens reported:
A friend arrived at the Payton's apartment and
found him collapsed on the floor. He determined that Payton had
been shot multiple times and called HFD paramedics who pronounced
him dead at the scene.
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