POLICE Department

Investigation into Stabbing at 3519 South Shepherd Drive

December 28, 2017 - Houston police are investigating the stabbing of a man that occurred at 3519 South Shepherd Drive about 11:40 a.m. on Wednesday (Dec. 27).

The victim, Kirk Patrick Carter, 54, suffered a stab wound to the cheek and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition.

HPD Homicide Division Officers S. Ragsdale and R. Naughton reported:

Mr. Carter and another man began arguing in the parking lot at the above address.  During the argument, the suspect stabbed Carter.

The suspect is described only as a black male known as "Quincy."  He fled the scene in an older model 1980 to 1990 gray Chevrolet pickup truck.

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

KJS/JKS 12-28-17
Inc. #162412817

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