DHTML Tree Menu skip to content




Incident at 2200 Canal

February 8, 2007 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 2200 Canal, at 4:50 a.m. today (February 8).

The victim’s identity is pending an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W.P. Booth and Officer A.D. Brown reported:

A witness at a construction site in the 2200 block of Canal heard several gunshots and later found the victim in the street. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the torso and was pronounced dead at the scene. There is no known motive for the shooting at this time.

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.

JGA/JFC 2-8-07
Inc# 19322407

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