Incident at 4800 Allendale
March 15, 2007 -- Houston police
are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 4800 Allendale
on March 15, 2007 about 2 a.m.
The identity of the victim, 27, is pending verification
by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant O. Belmarez and
Officer E. Carstens reported:
The victim was sitting inside his vehicle in
the parking lot of the Concorde Allendale apartments when he was
shot. Witnesses heard a gunshot and then observed the victim drive
out of the complex and onto Allendale Street and strike a fire
hydrant in the median of the road. When police responded, they
found the victim had been shot. He was transported to Ben Taub
General Hospital where he later died.
There were reports of a suspicious blue Chevrolet
pickup truck seen in the area when the shooting occurred. It is
unclear if this vehicle was involved in this 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