POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at St. Emanuel Street

July 13, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 619 Saint Emanuel Street about 2 a.m. on Sunday (July 12).

The victim, Kenneth Botley, 26, was transported to an area hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening wounds.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives C. Bowling and L. Kauffman reported:

Mr. Botley stated he had just returned home to the above address and was walking in his apartment complex when he was grabbed by an unknown male.  The two began struggling and Botley was shot. The suspect then fled the scene.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/VHS  7-13-20
Inc. #091499320


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