Investigation into Fatal Stabbing at 10225 Bissonnet

January 06, 2010 - Houston police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man at 10225 Bissonnet about 10:20 p.m. on Tuesday (Jan. 5).

The victim, David Pena, 24, of the above address, suffered multiple stab wounds and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T.F. Hanslik and Senior Police Officer B.D. Evans reported:

Mr. Pena was returning home after visiting a nearby relative when he was confronted in the parking lot of his apartment complex by an unknown suspect. The suspect stabbed Pena multiple times and then fled the scene. Pena was found on the sidewalk and then taken to the hospital.

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


KJS/JFC 1-6-10
Inc. #002337210

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