Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 979 Grenshaw Street
May 15, 2023 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male and the wounding of another that occurred at 979 Grenshaw Street about 10:40 p.m. on Friday (May 12).
The identity of the deceased male, 18, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
A second male, 17, was transported to an area hospital.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant B. Roberts and Detective L. Lange reported:
Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 9700 block of Maxroy Road and upon arrival found the male victims inside a silver Chevrolet sedan that had crashed into a tree. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
Further investigation revealed the shooting occurred in Lincoln Park at the above address. After the victims were shot, they fled the location and subsequently crashed on Maxroy Road.
The suspects are described only as three unknown Hispanic males who fled in a black Toyota sedan.
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.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.