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.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at