Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6425 Westheimer

January 15, 2014 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man and wounding of a woman at 6425 Westheimer about 12 p.m. on Tuesday (Jan. 14).  

The male victim, of the above address, was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  The female, Alicia Duncan, 22, of the above address, suffered a non life-threatening gunshot wound and was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital to be treated.   

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Versluis and Senior Police Officer D. Shorten reported:  

Ms. Duncan was shot inside her apartment at the Palms of Westheimer Apartment complex at the above address.  She ran from the apartment and sought help from neighbors in the complex.  HFD paramedics responded and transported Duncan to the hospital.  HPD patrol officers arrived and found the male victim deceased inside the same apartment.  He had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.  

At this time, there is no known motive or suspect (s).  

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.  

VHS/JFC  1-15-14
Inc. #005736114

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