POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 2800 Reed Road

October 7, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male that occurred at 2800 Reed Road about 2:45 a.m. today.  

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

HPD Homicide Division Detectives B. Evans and T. Tyler reported:  

Three armed male suspects entered a gas station at the above address.  Shortly after they entered, gunshots were heard and the suspects fled.  The store clerk (victim) was shot and pronounced dead at the scene.  

The suspects, described only as three black males wearing masks, fled in a dark-colored vehicle that appeared to be missing a front passenger side hubcap.  Surveillance photos of the suspects and the suspect vehicle are attached to this news release.  

Anyone with additional information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

VHS/KJS 10-7-19
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.