Houston Police Department
Fatal Shooting at 6300 Richmond Avenue

September 03, 2013 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of one man and wounding of two other men at 6300 Richmond Avenue about 5:30 a.m. on Sunday (Sept. 1).

One victim, Jeremy Michael Hill, 23, of Freeport, Texas, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The two other victims were transported to an area hospital with non life threatening wounds.

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers R. Cervantes and S. Straughter reported:

Mr. Hill and two other friends were in a vehicle and turning to enter a business parking lot when at least two unknown black male suspects ran up to the vehicle and, for reasons unknown, fired shots into the car.  Hill's two friends were wounded, but managed to get out the vehicle and run into the business parking lot at 6333 Richmond.  Hill, a backseat passenger, was fatally shot as he tried to exit the rear passenger door. 

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/VHS   9-3-13
Inc #109831013     

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