POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6800 Gulf Freeway

March 16, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 17507 Imperial Valley Drive about 5:45 p.m. on Saturday (March 14).  

The identity of the victim, 31, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Detectives C. Arrington and L. Orborn reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting at the above address and found the victim with multiple gunshot wounds.  Houston Fire Department paramedics pronounced him deceased.  Further investigation determined the victim was walking on the sidewalk when an unknown suspect exited a nearby vehicle and shot him.  The suspect then got back into the vehicle and fled the scene.  

The vehicle is described as a late 90s to early 2000s light-colored Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck.  

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.  

VHS/KJS  3-16-20
Inc. #035511520

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.