Investigation into Assault at 2502 North Loop West
November 01, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the assault of a man at 2502 North Loop West (North Interstate Highway 610 West) about 2:20 p.m. on Saturday (October 30).
The victim, Alfonso Jimenez, 69, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives A. Velazquez and L. Castellanos reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to an assault at a gas station at the above address and learned a homeless male got into an altercation with Mr. Jimenez inside the gas station. The male suspect pulled a machete, struck Jimenez in the head and then fled the scene on his bicycle after a witness intervened. Jimenez was transported by Houston Fire Department paramedics to the hospital.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.