POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 5908 Gulfton Street

September 1, 2022 - Houston police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying suspects wanted for firing shots in the direction of officers at 5908 Gulfton Street about 1:45 a.m. today (Sept. 1).

The suspects are described only as three males, possibly juveniles.

No officers were struck by gunfire.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives V. Habukiha and A. Merino reported:

A patrol officer was dispatched to a disturbance call at the night club at the above address. The officer arrived and was advised by a security guard that three male suspects were at the location with a weapon.  Other officers arrived on the scene and observed the suspects from a distance away from the club.  When an officer attempted to make contact with the suspects, one of the males shot in the direction of the officers.  The suspects then fled the scene on foot.  No officers discharged a weapon.

Anyone with information on the identities of the suspects wanted in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or speak anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS. 

JFC/VHS  9-1-22
Inc #117473422


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