POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 11818 Spring Grove Drive

August 14, 2017 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 11818 Spring Grove Drive about 10:10 p.m. on Sunday (August 13). 

The victim, Ibrahem Lawal, 60, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant K. Meek and Officers S. Overstreet and M. Cass reported: 

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting at the above address and found Mr. Lawal had been shot while sitting inside his garage.  Houston Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced him deceased. 

It is believed Lawal was struck by gunfire exchanged between a nearby residence and a passing vehicle.  Witnesses reported hearing several gunshots in the area. 

At this time, there are no known 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/JKS 8-14-17
Inc. #102389017

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