POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3812 Wipprecht Street

December 3, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 3812 Wipprecht Street about 6:50 a.m. today.

The identity of the victim, 65, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Cass and Detective K. Heaverlo reported:

Officers responded to a report of a shooting outside a residence at the above address and found the victim unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds.  Paramedics pronounced the man deceased. 

Witnesses stated an unknown black male suspect was seen running from the scene westbound on Crosstimbers Street toward the Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59).  

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 12-3-21
Inc. #161655921

For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.