Incident at 8601 Southwest Freeway
February 4, 2007
-- Houston police are investigating
the fatal shooting of a man at 8601 Southwest Freeway about 2:15
a.m. today (Feb. 4).
The identity of the victim, who died at the scene,
is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.W. McStravick
and Officer B.D. Evans reported:
The victim confronted the suspect in the parking
lot of a gas station. The suspect, an unknown light-skinned black
male, shot the victim several times and fled in an older model
white Cadillac. Witnesses reported seeing a second older model
red Cadillac, believed to be involved in the shooting, also flee
the scene. Both Cadillacs were customized and had "fifth
wheels" attached to the trunks of the vehicles.
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.
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.