Update on Incident at 1445 Lakeside Estates

February 20, 2008 - Houston police have learned the identity of a man fatally shot at 1445 Lakeside Estates Drive about 5:10 p.m. on January 3.

The victim is identified as Gerald Edward Haynes, 44, of 1721 State Highway 6 South. He suffered a gunshot wound to his right side and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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

Mr. Haynes was shot inside his truck as he attempted to leave The Park at Lakeside Apartments. He drove a short distance before crashing his vehicle while exiting the complex.

At this time, the suspect, identified only as a male, is still at large.

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

Update JFC/VHS 2-20-08
VHS/JFC 1-4-08
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.