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Incident at 8701 South Braeswood #243

December 9, 2005 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 8701 South Braeswood #243 about 11:55 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 8).

The victim is identified as Robert Charles Nervis III, 29, of 8701 South Braeswood #243. He suffered a gunshot wound to the back of the head.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.W. McStravick and Officer T.R. Cunningham reported:

The victim's cousin discovered his body lying face down on the floor of the apartment the two shared. The cousin went to a Precinct 5 Constable's storefront for help, however the office was closed. He then called Houston police. HFD paramedics arrived on the scene and pronounced Nervis dead.

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.

NJM/JFC 12/9/05
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.