HOUSTON (CBS Houston) Officials with the Houston Police Department have released a composite sketch of a wanted suspect after a fatal shooting. The shooting happened at 301 West Little York about 12:30 a.m. on January 16.

According to police, the suspect is described only as a Hispanic male who is possibly in his late 20s. He also stands about 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a slightly heavy build. Officials also stated that the man goes by the name “El Grande.”

The victim, Felipe Juarez, 34, of Houston, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced dead in the days that followed.

HPD Homicide Division added the following details about the crime: “Mr. Juarez went to an apartment complex at the above address to visit some friends. While he was in the parking lot, Juarez and his group were stopped by five unknown male suspects armed with guns. The group was led back up to the apartment where Juarez’s friends live. The suspects ransacked and then left the apartment. Juarez left the apartment and, as he walked to the bottom of the stairs, he was shot by one or more suspects. Paramedics were called and transported Juarez to the hospital. The suspects are described only as three black and two Hispanic males. They were last seen in a black 2000 to 2006 Chevrolet Tahoe. A photo of a similar vehicle is attached to this news release.”

HPD is asking anyone with information about his crime to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.


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