Fatal Shooting at 15800 Hiram Clarke Road

February 11, 2008 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male at 15800 Hiram Clarke Road about 6:45 p. m. on Saturday (February 9).

The victim, Justin Demon Turner, 17, of 15802 Ironside Creek, suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Semmelrock and Officer J. E. Rodriguez reported:

An unknown number of suspects in a white Ford Crown Victoria followed a vehicle, in which Mr. Turner was a passenger, traveling on Hiram Clarke. When the vehicle slowed to turn onto Ridgecroft Road, one of the suspects shot at the vehicle.

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

VHS/GO 2-11-08
Inc. #019861408

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