Incident at 7404 Gessner Drive #108
February 22, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a the fatal shooting of a man at 7404
Gessner Drive #108 on February 22, 2007 about 1 a.m.
The victim is identified as Francisco Javier
Avellaneda, 18, of 5909 Ranchester #1348, he sustained multiple
gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant O. Belmarez and
Officer E. Carstens reported:
The residents of the apartment woke up to their
front door being forced open. Four or five males made their way
into the residence and held all the residents at gunpoint while
they searched for money and jewelry. Avellaneda, a nephew to the
renter, was shot during the incident.
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