Investigation into Shooting at 12411 Centre Court

November 2 , 2009 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 12411 Centre Court about 6:15 p.m. on Sunday (Nov. 1).

The victim, Baltazar Gerardo Quezada, 45, of the above address, suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R.D. Chandler and Senior Police Officer L.K. Lovelace reported:

Mr. Quezada and his family returned home and were in the front yard of their residence when they were approached by an unknown black male suspect. The suspect and Quezada had a confrontation, at which time the suspect fired a weapon in the direction of Quezada, who was struck at least one time. The suspect then fled on foot.

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.


JKS/JFC 11-2-09
Inc. #159299109


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