Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3500 West Orem

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 3500 West Orem about 9:45 p.m. last Friday (December 29).

The identity of the victim, 22, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Officers S. Jimenez and T. Jackson reported:

The victim was shot by unknown suspects in an apparent drive-by shooting as he was near the street at the above address.  Several unknown males attempted to provide medical assistance to the victim, but left the scene prior to the arrival of HPD patrol officers.  The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

At this time, there is no known motive for the shooting.

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.

VHS/JFC  1-2-18
Inc. #163222917

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