POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9200 St Lo Road

May 8, 2023 - The fatal shooting of a male at 9200 St Lo Road about 3 p.m. last Friday (May 5) will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.

The identity of the male, 16, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives E. Martinez and R. Montalvo reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the above address and found the male in the roadway. Paramedics pronounced him deceased at the scene.

Officers learned he and another unknown male attempted to rob two construction workers at gunpoint. One of the workers displayed a weapon in defense and an exchange of gunfire ensued. The deceased male was struck and the unknown suspect fled the scene on foot. The construction workers were not injured.

After consulting with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, it was determined the case would be referred to a grand jury for review.

SOA/VHS  5-8-23
Inc. #063635923


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