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HPD Investigate Fatal Shooting

By: CICELY MITCHELL
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File photo of a Houston Police officer. (credit: James Nielsen/AFP/Getty Images)

File photo of a Houston Police officer. (credit: James Nielsen/AFP/Getty Images)

HOUSTON (CBS Houston) Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man on Plainfield about just after 5 a.m. Friday. According to Houston police, the victim is believed to be in his 20s or 30s.

HPD Homicide Division officials provided details of the crime: “Officers responded to calls of gunshots being reported at the above location and located the victim lying on the side of the road. He had suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Paramedics transported the man to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital where he was pronounced dead.”

Anyone with information in this case is being urged to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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