Additional Photo Released in Fatal Shooting at 10100 Westview

May 2 , 2008 - Houston police homicide investigators have released a photo of a vehicle similar to one seen fleeing the scene of a fatal shooting of a man in the 10100 block of Westview about 5:15 a.m. on April 27.

Wanted Suspect

Wanted Similar Tahoe

The suspect’s vehicle, believed stolen in an earlier robbery, was described as a 2002 black Chevrolet Tahoe with customized rims and Texas license plates 30TNMS. A photo of a truck similar to the wanted vehicle is attached to this news release (as is a composite sketch of the suspect).

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 170 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a black T-shirt and his face was partially covered with a bandanna.

The victim, Horacio Edjardo Luna, 33, suffered a gunshot wound to the torso and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. R. McGalin and Officer D.W. Arnold reported:

Mr. Luna was walking on Westview when he was approached by a dark-colored sports utility vehicle. The suspect exited the vehicle from the passenger side and pointed a gun at Luna. The suspect ordered Luna to the ground, shot him once, and then fled the scene in the Tahoe believed taken in a robbery earlier that morning (Apr. 27).

Anyone with information in this case, on the identity of the suspect, or the whereabouts of the wanted vehicle is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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