POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3800 Lydia Street

September 09, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 3800 Lydia Street about 9 a.m. on Sunday (Sept. 8).

The victim is identified as Montrey Black, 29, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives M. Condon and J. Burton reported:

Officers responded to a shooting call at the above address and found Mr. Black lying in the middle of the street next to a motorcycle.  He had been shot more than one time.  Witnesses stated they heard arguing followed by gunshots. 

A black male suspect, approximately 20 to 30 years of age, wearing a white T-shirt, black jean shorts with a medium build and a fade hairstyle, was seen fleeing the scene on foot.

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/JFC 9-9-19
Inc. #117076319


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