Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 11900 Oakmoor Parkway

January 13, 2012 - The fatal shooting of a man at 11900 Oakmoor Parkway about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday (Jan. 12) will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.

The identity of the deceased male, age unknown, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

The male shooter (victim), 29, of the above address, suffered minor injuries.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant G. Gonzales and Senior Police Officer X. Avila reported:

The victim was in his apartment when two unknown males knocked on the door.  When the victim asked who was knocking, one of the suspects kicked open the door and started shooting at the victim.  At that time, the victim retrieved a gun and fired back, fatally shooting one suspect.  The other suspect fled the scene.

Anyone with information in this case or on the second suspect is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.

JFC/JKS   1-13-12

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