POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9575 Wilcrest

August 6, 2018 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 9575 Wilcrest at 7:45 p.m. on Saturday (August 4).

The victim, Johnny Paramo Torres, 25, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Officers J. Clark and J. Pickett reported:

Mr. Torres was involved in a verbal altercation inside the La Union Restaurant at the above address with three unknown Hispanic male suspects.  The altercation turned physical when the suspects exited the restaurant and Torres followed behind them.  One of the suspects then pulled a gun and fired multiple shots, striking Torres more than once.  The suspects then fled on foot before getting into the back of a newer model silver Infiniti sedan, which fled northbound through the parking lot. 

The suspects are described only as Hispanic males in their late 20s to early 30s.

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/JKS 8-6-18
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