Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6203 Beldart Street
July 21, 2015 - Houston police are investigating the apparent murder/suicide of a male and female at 6203 Beldart Street about 11:45 a.m. on Monday (July 20).
The female victim, Maria Gomez, 43, of the above address, suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene. Her husband, the suspect, Lorenzo Gomez (H/m, 41), suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and was also pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer J. Villareal and Officer R. Lujan reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting in-progress call at the above address. Upon arrival, they found HFD EMS personnel at the scene and the couple deceased inside their home. A weapon was also located at the scene.
Investigators are awaiting results of autopsies to be conducted by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.