POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4822 Martin Luther King Boulevard

February 8, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 4822 Martin Luther King Boulevard about 5:10 a.m. on Sunday (Feb. 7).

The victim is identified as Patrick Mitchell, 20.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Holbrook and Detective J. Roscoe reported:

Officers were dispatched to the above address and learned Mr. Mitchell had been involved in physical fight with a suspect.  At some point, the suspect, described only as a black male, pulled a gun, shot Mitchell and then fled the scene.  Paramedics transported Mitchell to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

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.

JFC/VHS 2-8-21
Inc. #017648321

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