POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 7911 Wilcrest Drive

February 8, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 7911 Wilcrest Drive about 8 p.m. on Saturday (Feb. 6).

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

HPD Homicide Division Officers C. Arrington and L. Osborn reported:

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at a gas station parking lot at the above address and found the victim with multiple gunshot wounds.  Paramedics pronounced the man deceased.

Witnesses and evidence at the scene indicated the victim was speaking with a small group of people when one of the individuals pulled a gun and fired multiple shots at the victim.  The suspect and members of the group then fled the scene on foot.

Investigators are asking members of the group or anyone with information on the identity of the suspect in this case to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

JFC/VHS 2-8-21
Inc. #017485721

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