Houston Police Department
Investigation into Man Found Fatally Shot at 10222 South Gessner

December 23, 2013 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 10222 South Gessner #503 about 8:35 p.m. on Saturday (Dec. 21).

The identity of the victim, 32, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Ferguson and Senior Police Officer C. Scales reported:

Officers responding to a possible burglary call found the victim deceased inside his apartment. He had suffered multiple gun shot wounds. It is believed he was shot earlier in the day, sometime between 3 and 5 a.m. Evidence inside the apartment indicated there were signs of a struggle.

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.

JFC/KJS 12-23-13
Inc #158625613

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