POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9075 South Dairy Ashford

November 5, 2018 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 9075 South Dairy Ashford around 8:30 p.m. on Saturday (November 3).

The male victim, Hafeez Qureshi, 66, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Officers K. Clark and J. Pickett reported:

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at Sunny's Foodmart at the above address and found Mr. Qureshi suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  According to witnesses, three suspects entered the store armed with pistols and demanded cash.  Just before they fled on foot, they shot Qureshi multiple times. 

The suspects are described only as black males in their early 20's, approximately 6 feet all, with thin builds.  They wore dark-colored hoodies and fled westbound towards a residential neighborhood.

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.

JKS/KJS 11-5-18
Inc. #139556818

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