Incident at 6262 Underhill

August 15, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 6262 Underhill about 11:50 p.m. on Tuesday (August 14).

The victim, Moses Dewayne Thomas, 24, of 6262 Underhill #1703, suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Officers E.R. Carstens and B.D. Evans reported:

Mr. Thomas walked outside his apartment to talk to an unknown black male and a few minutes later a gunshot was heard. The same black male was seen running away from the scene after the shooting.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing between 150 and 170 pounds. He has short hair and a goatee with a medium complexion. He was wearing a white tank top T-shirt, light colored shorts and a red hat.

Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of this suspect is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

GO/JFC 8-15-07
Inc #120293607

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.