Houston Police Department
Investigation into Male's Death at 7000 Scott

November 7, 2011 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the apparent fatal shooting of a man in the 7000 block of Scott about 3 a.m. on Saturday (Nov. 5).

The identity and cause of death of the victim, 24, are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant B.E. Roberts and Senior Police Officer K.P. Carr reported:

The victim was discovered lying in the street, apparently shot.  He was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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  11-7-11
Inc. #143672611

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.