POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 8100 Riptide

July 17, 2017 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 8100 Riptide about 3:30 a.m. on Sunday (July 16).

The victim, Morris Edward Nunn, 56, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant D. Fontenot and Officer T. Ferguson reported:

Mr. Nunn was at the above address near the intersection of Beechnut when he was struck by multiple gunshots fired by an unknown individual.  The suspect fled the scene.

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/JFC  7-17-17
Inc. #089605417

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