Incident at 6700 Ridgeway
October 23, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in the 6700 block of Ridgeway about 12:10 a. m. today (October 23).
The male victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.
Officers responded to a shooting call in the 6700 block of Ridgeway and observed the victim lying in the roadway with a gunshot wound to his face. HFD paramedics were called to scene however the victim did not survive his injuries.
The suspect is described only as a black male.
Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.