POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 215 Sunnyside Street

November 15, 2022 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 215 Sunnyside Street about 4:50 p.m. on Monday (Nov. 14).

The identity of the victim, 19, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives D. Davis and B. Stephens reported:

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the apartment complex at the above address and found the victim inside an apartment.  He had been shot and paramedics pronounced the man deceased.

A witness stated the victim was with a friend who was playing with a gun when the gun went off and struck the victim.  The friend (suspect) then fled the scene on foot.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or speak anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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