POLICE Department

Investigation in to Fatal Shooting at 5555 Gasmer

September 26, 2016 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 5555 Gasmer at about 5 a.m. today (Sept. 26).

The victim, Juan Daniel Hernandez Rivas, 23, of the above address was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Hassig and Officer T. Ferguson reported:

The victim was on his way to work when he was robbed and then shot in the parking lot of his apartment complex.  Witnesses reported they saw a white or silver, late model, four-door vehicle fleeting the location. 

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.
JKS/VHS 9-26-16
Inc. #123191916

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