September 28, 2011 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 5710 Glenmont about 7 p.m. on Tuesday (Sept. 27).
The victim, Celso Cabrera, 18, of Houston, suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he remains in critical condition.
HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer B. Nabors and Officer R. Olive reported:
Mr. Cabrera was standing near the parking lot of the Victoria Villa apartments at the above location when tenants of the complex heard several gunshots nearby, in the 5500 block of Alder. Several minutes later, Cabrera was found on the sidewalk inside the apartment complex.
An unknown make and model, white, four-door vehicle was seen speeding from the area after the gunshots.
Anyone with information 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.