Investigation Into Fatal Shooting at 6516 Utah

August 24, 2009 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooing of a man found at 6516 Utah Street about 5:40 p.m. on Friday (Aug. 21).

The victim, Frank Bernard Smithers, 23, of Houston, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Torres and Senior Police Officer S. Anderson reported:

Mr. Smithers suffered a gunshot wound to the chest at an unknown location and was driven to this location where he died a short time later.  According to witnesses, Smithers was left at the location by three unknown persons.  

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

Inc. #122874609

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