POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4702 Mangum

July 31, 2019 - Houston police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at 4702 Mangum about 8:25 p.m. Tuesday (July 30).

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

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Saldana and Detective J. Brown reported:

Officers responded to a shooting at the Mangum Oaks Apartments at the above address and found the victim lying on the ground.  He had at least one apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses stated they heard several gunshots and then observed two unknown black male suspects flee the location in an unknown red vehicle.

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.

JKS/KJS 7-31-19
Inc. #097670619

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