POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5012 Higgins Street

October 5, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male at 5012 Higgins Street about 9:45 a.m. on Saturday (October 3).

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

HPD Homicide Division Detectives  B. Rothberg and A. Barr reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a report of a person down at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found the victim lying in a residential parking lot.  He had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.  Houston Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced the male deceased.

At this time, there is no known motive or suspect(s).

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.

KJS/JFC 10-5-20
Inc. #131008620

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