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Houston Police Department
News Release
Friday, August 04, 2017

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 2600 Orem

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 2600 West Orem at 3 a.m. today (August 4).

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

HPD Homicide Division Officers J. Young and E. Contreras reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a report of a shooting at the above address and found the victim deceased in the driver's side of the vehicle.  According to witnesses, the victim's vehicle stopped at the intersection of Almeda and West Orem, when a black SUV pulled up to the driver's side of the vehicle.  An unknown suspect(s) fired numerous shots from inside the vehicle, striking the victim multiple times.  HFD paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced him deceased.  

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

Remembering Jim Guidry

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