Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 7900 South Loop East

July 20, 2012 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 7900 South Loop East #104 (South Interstate Highway 610) about 8 p.m. on Thursday (July 19).

The victim, Guillermo Lopez, 29, of the above address, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer B. Oxpring and Officer J. Dominguez reported: 

An unknown male suspect entered Mr. Lopez's apartment and shot him several times.  Lopez died at the scene.  Lopez's wife and three children, who were present at the time of shooting, were not injured.  Further investigation determined there was no forced entry to the apartment.

At this time, there is no known motive for the shooting. 

The suspect is described only as a Hispanic male in his late 20s, about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. 

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.

VHS/JFC  7-20-12
Inc. #091528212

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.