Houston Police Department
Fatal Shooting at 3941 Almeda Genoa

July 18, 2013 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 3941 Almeda Genoa about 1:50 a.m. today (July 18).

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers X. Avilla and J. Sosa reported:

The victim was discovered deceased in a church parking lot at the above address.  A possible suspect vehicle observed leaving the scene is described as a black Mercedes-Benz with Texas license plates 439XDN.  The vehicle has a non-functioning passenger side headlight.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/JFC  7-18-13
Inc. #089033513   

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