Update on Incident at 140 Hardwicke Road
September 22, 2006 -- Houston
Police Homicide Division Investigators have arrested and charged
a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man and woman at 140 Hardwicke
Road about 12:40 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10, 2006.
Gustavo De Jesus Lopez (Hm/ DOB 9-03-76) is
charged with Capital Murder in the 177th State District Court.
Details of the incident are as follows:
The first victim has been identified as J. Felix
Valdez, 29, of 6525 Redding Springs. He suffered gunshot wounds
to the face and chest. The second victim is identified as Concepsion
Vazquez, 44, of 6931 Winding Trace. She suffered gunshot wounds
to her head and face. Both victims were pronounced dead at the
The victims operated the "Discoteca Y Novedades"
Video Store at 140 Hardwicke Road. They were shot multiple times
by two unknown Hispanic male suspects who fled the scene. Investigators
believe robbery may have been a motive for the shooting.
UPDATE AW 9-22-06
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