Man Found Fatally Shot at 6900 East Orem

November 17, 2008 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 6900 East Orem about 3:30 p.m. on Sunday (Nov. 16).

The victim, Daniel Dwayne Wheeler, 31, of Houston, suffered multiple gunshots and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J.D. Shirley and Officer J. Robles reported:

A person looking for a lost dog found Mr.Wheeler deceased, in the grass under a bridge near East Orem and Mykawa. Wheeler’s wife reported him missing since he had not been seen since 6 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 14) at a restaurant at West Oaks Mall.

Wheeler was last seen driving a blue 1999 Ford Expedition with Texas license plate number 82N-WW8. The vehicle has not been located.

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

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