POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3814 Collingsworth

January 6, 2017 - The fatal shooting of an armed suspect at 3814 Collingsworth about 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday (Jan. 3) will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.

The male suspect was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Robles reported:

The owner of the Bodega North store at the above address was inside the business when the suspect entered, armed with a gun.  The suspect threatened the store owner, who retrieved his own gun and shot the suspect more than once.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.

KJS/JFC  1-6-17
Inc. #001191817

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