Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5132 Markwood

June 9, 2015 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male found at 5132 Markwood about 4:50 a.m. on Monday (June 8).

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

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer J. Villareal and Officer R. Lujan reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting at the above address. When officers arrived, HFD paramedics were on scene and had pronounced the victim deceased inside the residence.

Witnesses told officers they only heard gunshots but did not see any suspects nor vehicles leaving the scene.

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/JKS 6-9-15
Inc. #073792215

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