Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5100 Mallow
June 21, 2011 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 5100 Mallow about 11 a.m. on Monday (June 20).
The victim, Torrence Demond Haywood, 18, suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital.
HPD Homicide Divison Sergeant M. McStravick and Senior Police Officer P. Vela reported:
Mr. Haywood and an unknown suspect were involved in a verbal dispute when the suspect pulled a weapon and shot Haywood. Haywood was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The suspect is described only as a black male.
Investigators want to identify and speak with a witness seen driving a light blue Ford Crown Victoria with paper plates.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.