POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 1455 Wilcrest Drive

May 28, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 1455 Wilcrest Drive about 10:20 p.m. on Saturday (May 25).  

The victim, Chris Salinas, 30, was transported to an area hospital in an unknown condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives C. Bowling and A. Ferrell reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the above address and found Mr. Salinas with a gunshot wound.  Paramedics transported him to the hospital. 

Further investigation indicated Salinas got into a verbal argument with two unknown males while in the median of the street.  Salinas told police he had been talking to the males, whom he had never seen before,  but did not know why they shot  him.  

The suspects are described only as two young black males.  

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

VHS/JFC  5-28-19
Inc. #066238619


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