Suspect Arrested in Fatal Shooting at 8600 South Course Drive
September 4, 2009 - Charges are pending against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 8600 South Course Drive about 4:15 p.m. on Thursday (Sept. 3).
The suspect, Senecca Rafael Ratcliff (b/m, DOB: 6-19-88), faces charges of felon in possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance.
One male victim suffered a gun shot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene. His identification is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Officer. A second male victim suffered a gunshot wound to the neck and was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. M. Bush and Officer C. D. Sturdivant reported:
Ratcliff shot two males at the Victoria Park Apartments at 8600 South Course Drive. He was later taken into custody at 10500 Elmsworth without incident.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200 .