Incident at 5400 Dryad Drive
November 28, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a juvenile male
at 5400 Dryad Drive about 8:40 a.m. today (Nov. 28).
The victim is identified as Julian Ruiz, 16,
of 5722 Alvarado. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was
transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J.J. Brooks and
Officer M.F. Waters reported:
Julian Ruiz was shot several times as he walked
near Westbury High School in the 5400 block of Dryad. The suspects,
described only as two Hispanic males, fled in a tan or gold 1990s
model Mercury Cougar with tinted windows and chrome wheels.
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