POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5536 Arapahoe

March 21, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 5536 Arapahoe about 4:50 p.m. on Wednesday (March 20).

The victim, Luis Gutierrez, 19, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives T. Fay and T. Terry reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a reported shooting at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found Mr. Gutierrez lying in the roadway, deceased.  He had been shot multiple times. 

Witnesses reported seeing a dark, possibly black, SUV fleeing the area shortly after the shooting occurred.

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  3-21-19
Inc. #035140619


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