POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 8513 Cambridge Street

June 1, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of one male and the wounding of two others at 8513 Cambridge Street about 9:20 p.m. on Sunday (May 30).

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

HPD Homicide Division Detectives T. Andrade and J. Escobar reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at a business at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found signs a shooting had occurred in and around the parking lot, but there were no victims at the scene and the business appeared to be closed.

Officers later learned two males had been transported to different hospitals by separate private vehicles.  One male was pronounced dead at the hospital and the other is expected to survive his wounds.

Officers were securing the scene and waiting for investigators when they observed a male exit the above address.  He was suffering from gunshot wounds and was subsequently transported by Houston Fire Department paramedics to the hospital where he is expected to survive.

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.

KJS/JFC 6-1-21
Inc #072542221

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