Incident at 77 East Edgebrook
May 10, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of two men and the wounding
of another at 77 East Edgebrook about 10:10 p.m. on Tuesday (May
The identities of the deceased victims are pending
verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office. Those
victims sustained multiple gunshot wounds and were pronounced
dead at the scene. A third victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds
and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
HPD Homicide Division Officers A.J. Palos, G.
Gonzales and C.T. Hufstedler reported:
HPD patrol officers responding to a shooting
call at 77 East Edgebrook discovered a maroon Chevrolet Tahoe
in the parking lot of an apartment complex which contained the
bodies of two men. A third man was found several feet away, suffering
from gunshot wounds. HFD paramedics responded to the scene and
pronounced the two men in the vehicle dead. Investigators believe
the shooting may have been drug-related.
The suspects are described only as three black
males in their late teens or early 20s, driving in a black four-door
Toyota or Nissan 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.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at