POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 7303 Breen

July 29, 2016 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 7303 Breen about 3 p.m. on Thursday (July 28).  

The victim, Pedro Josue Garcia, 34, of Houston, was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  

HPD Homicide Division Officers T. Colbert and K. Mokwa reported:  

Mr. Garcia was working as a security guard at a game room at the above address when an unknown suspect tried to enter through the front door.  Garcia and the suspect exchanged gunfire and Garcia was struck several times.  He was transported by HFD paramedics to the hospital.  The suspect suffered a gunshot wound to the leg but managed to make his way to a waiting pickup truck driven by another suspect and both fled the scene.  

The suspects are described only as two white or Hispanic males in a black Nissan Titan pickup truck.  

Anyone with information in this case is urge to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

VHS/KJS  7-29-16
Inc. #096618116

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