Update on Incident at 12600 Newbrook
January 31, 2007 -- Houston
police have recovered the vehicle taken in the fatal shooting
of a man at 12600 Newbrook about 6:50 p.m. on Friday (Jan. 26).
The victim’s silver Ford F-150 was seen
shortly after the murder and was recovered on Saturday (Jan. 27)
in the 12500 block of Wellington Park, near the murder scene.
The victim, Santos Ramirez, 40, of 7918 Corrales
suffered an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant N.T. Ruland and
Officer E.H. Schmidt reported:
Witnesses reported hearing several gunshots in
the apartment complex and went outside to investigate where they
found Mr. Ramirez, a pizza deliveryman, lying on the pavement.
The witnesses reported seeing an unknown suspect fleeing the scene
in Ramirez's silver Ford F-150 pick-up truck bearing Texas license
Anyone who may have seen someone in or near the
vehicle around the time of the murder 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.