Incident at 6009 Bellaire

May 22, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man and wounding of one other at 6009 Bellaire about 12:05 a.m. today (May 22).

Both victims suffered gunshot wounds, one died at the scene and the other was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital. Their identities are pending notification to family members by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants C. W. Howard and M. W. McStravick reported:

The two victims were involved in an argument with the suspect in the parking lot of the Pelican Point Apartments at 6009 Bellaire. At some point during the argument, the two victims were shot by the suspect, who fled the location. There is no known motive at this time.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

VHS/GO 5-22-07
Inc# 74819307

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