POLICE Department

UPDATE: Surveillance Video of Suspects Wanted in Fatal Stabbing at 1320 Federal Road

May 11, 2023 - Houston police have released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in the fatal stabbing of a man found at 1320 Federal Road about 2:40 a.m. on May 4.  

The suspects are described only as three young Hispanic males, two were wearing black hoodies.  One suspect wore black pants, another white pants and a third wore white or gray shorts.  Surveillance video of the suspects and the incident is attached to this news release.  

The victim is identified as Sean Martinez, 34.  

HPD Homicide Division Detectives K. Heaverlo and J. Caten reported: 

HPD patrol officers responded to a call for assistance from Houston Fire Department personnel regarding an unresponsive male found lying in a parking lot at the above address.  Witnesses who found the male called 9-1-1 and attempted to provide medical assistance.  HFD arrived and pronounced the male deceased from an apparent stab wound.  

A preliminary investigation and evidence from the scene indicated the male had been attacked by three unknown male suspects who then fled the scene on foot. 

Anyone with information on the identities of the wanted suspects or in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division or speak anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

Update: VHS/JKS  5-11-23
VHS/JKS  5-4-23
Inc. #062786823


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