Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shootiing at 10215 Beechnut

January 26, 2015 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 10215 Beechnut about 10:45 p.m. last Friday (January 23).  

The identity of the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Elsbury and Senior Police Officer R. Martinez reported:  

Shortly before 11 p.m., witnesses reported hearing several gunshots.  The victim was then found deceased in the parking lot of the Broadmoor Apartment complex, 

At this time, there are no known witnesses nor suspects.  

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/KJS  1-26-15
Inc. #009809215

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