police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 3100 Fairdale Lane
about 6:40 p.m. on Saturday (January 11).
The victim, 68, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending
notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic
HPD Homicide Division Detectives C. Arrington and E. Rossow reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a reported shooting at the above address
and found the victim lying on the sidewalk. Paramedics pronounced
Witnesses reported seeing the victim walking with his son when two unknown
Hispanic males approached. One of the suspects produced a firearm and
attempted to rob them. The victim refused to surrender his property and
was shot by one of the suspects. Both suspects then fled in a silver or
tan four-door sedan, driven by a third unidentified Hispanic male.
Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide
Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.