POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6800 Cullen Boulevard

January 19, 2017 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male at 6800 Cullen Boulevard about 10:40 p.m. on Wednesday (January 18).  

The identity of the victim is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Simmons and Officer M. Arroyo reported:  

The victim was standing on the sidewalk near the above address when he was shot by an unknown suspect(s).  He was then transported by HFD paramedics to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  

At this time, there are no known witnesses nor 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/JFC  1-19-17
Inc. #007975217

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