Incident at 5908 Gulfton
December 11, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 5908 Gulfton
on December 11, 2005 about 4 a.m.
The victim is identified at Joseles C. Rios,
22, of 3814 Ripplebrook. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to
his body and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The suspect is identified as a male juvenile.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant H. Riojas and
Officer R. Cervantes reported:
Five males were already at the taco stand when
Rios arrived to buy some food. An argument took place between
Rios and one of the males. The verbal exchange quickly escalated
to a physical altercation between the juvenile suspect and Rios.
The suspect produced a handgun and shot Rios multiple times.
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.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.