POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 13125 Indianapolis Street

May 27, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 13125 Indianapolis Street about 4 p.m. on Thursday (May 27).

The identity of the victim, 17, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives M. Nicotra and K. Clark reported:

Officers were dispatched to a reported shooting and crash call and found the victim inside a vehicle near the front yard of a residence.  He had suffered a gunshot wound.  Paramedics were called and pronounced the man deceased. 

Officers learned the victim was with three other persons in a vehicle as it was attempting to leave the parking lot at the above address when the shooting occurred.  An unknown suspect(s) was seen fleeing the scene in a red sedan.

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.

JFC/VHS  5-28-21
Inc #070831921


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