Incident at 5300 Balfour Street

January 28, 2008 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 5300 Balfour Street about 5:30 a.m. today (January 28).

The identity of the victim is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C.T. Mosqueda and Officer L. Benavidez reported:

The victim was found lying in the middle of the roadway with a large puncture wound to his upper chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

There are no known witnesses or suspects at this time.

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

GO/MES 1-28-08
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.