Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4000 Redbud Street

April 19, 2013 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 4000 Redbud Street about 9 p.m. on Thursday  (April 18).

The victim, Jessie Coleman, 30, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Biggs and Senior Police Officer R. Bolton reported:

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at the above address and found Mr. Coleman lying on the corner of Redbud and Danube Street.  He had suffered gunshot wounds to the chest.

Investigators spoke to witnesses at the scene.  One of them saw a green car fleeing from the location.  At this time, there is no known suspect(s) nor motive in the shooting.

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.

JSK/JFC 4-19-13
Inc. #047440513

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