Incident at 8100 Filltop
November 15, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 8100 Filltop
on November 14, 2006 at 6:25 p.m.
The deceased victim is identified as Ervin Powell,
17, of 8138 Filltop. He sustained a gunshot wound and was pronounced
dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D. Newcomb and
Officer A. Mares reported:
Powell was walking with his brother when a large
older model black 4-door vehicle with tinted windows passed them.
The vehicle, which was occupied by two black males, made a U-turn
and backed into a side street. The occupants of the vehicle called
Powell over and while talking to him, fired three shots, striking
Powell. The vehicle left southbound on Filltop.
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