Traffic Incident at 10215 Beechnut #1501
October 10, 2006
-- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting
of a man at 10215 Beechnut #1501 about 5:50 a.m. today (October
The victim, Anthony Dewayne Vurns, 38, of 10215
Beechnut #1501, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and died
at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Anthony and
Officer D. Arnold reported:
HPD officers responded to a deceased male call
at approximately 5:50 a.m. at the above location after family
members discovered the victim inside his apartment. The victim
had an apparent gunshot wound to his chest. There was evidence
at the location which lead investigators to believe the victim
may have known his attacker.
There are no known witnesses or motive at this
Anyone with information regarding this case is
asked 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 a