Incident at 8334 Gulf Freeway
May 20, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 8334 Gulf Freeway
shortly after midnight on Friday (May 19).
The victim is identified as Jose G. Perez, 26.
He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the torso and was pronounced
dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J.W. Belk and
Officer T.W. Miller reported:
Mr. Perez had gone to dinner at a local seafood
restaurant with his wife and two children. After finishing dinner,
the family was walking to their car in an adjacent parking lot
when approached by an unknown Hispanic male suspect who fired
several shots at Mr. Perez. The suspect made no demands for money,
virtually eliminating robbery as a motive. A nearby surveillance
camera system may have captured the shooting.
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