Incident at 5802 Fulton
May 28, 2007 - The fatal shooting of a burglary suspect at 5802 Fulton about 10:30 p.m. on Sunday (May 27) will be referred to the Harris County District Attorney's office for review.
The male suspect suffered a gunshot wound to the mid-torso and was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office. The shooter, a bar manager, was questioned by investigators and released.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants J.C Padilla and R.G. Lozano reported:
The suspect was involved in an exchange of gunfire with the bar manager after it was believed the suspect was breaking into a car or a building, in an alley behind the business. The bar manager was not injured.
The investigation is continuing. No charges have been filed at this time.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.