POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 12221 Fleming Drive

October 26, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 12221 Fleming Drive about 9:50 p.m. on October 19.  

The victim, Christopher Rachal, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Investigators J. Brown and M. Condon reported:

Mr. Rachal was visiting a friend at the above address.  After entering the apartment complex, he backed his vehicle into a parking space.  About this time, witnesses stated they heard multiple gunshots and the victim was found in his vehicle, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  

A suspect vehicle, described only as a white pickup truck, possibly a Chevrolet, was seen driving in and around the apartment complex at the time of the shooting.

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 10-26-20
Inc. #139146620

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