Houston Police Department
Fatal Shooting at 355 Benmar

March 5, 2012 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 355 Benmar about 10 p.m. on Sunday (March 4).

The identity of the male victim, 20, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Blain and Senior Police Officer J. Robles reported:

The victim was at an apartment complex at the above address when residents heard one gunshot coming from the parking lot.  Residents saw the victim running until he collapsed and died at the scene.

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.

JFC/KJS    3-5-12
Inc #027970312

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