Incident at 4250 West 34th #11

October 9, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man at 4250 West 34th #11 about 9 a.m. on Monday (October 8).

The victim, Jose Diaz, 28, of 4250 West 34th, #11, suffered severe head trauma and was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he later died.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants M. Dillingham and R.G. Lozano reported:

On Sunday (October 7) at about 9:30 a.m., Mr. Diaz was physically assaulted and robbed by an unknown black male. Mr. Diaz was able to walk a short distance to his apartment and advise his family of the incident. Mr. Diaz was then transported to the hospital and on Monday (October 8) died from his injuries.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

VHS/JGA 10-9-07
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.