Investigation into Fatal Shooting of Male Found at 1800 St. Elmo Street

Houston police are investigating a fatal shooting of a male found at 1800 St. Elmo Street about 2 p.m. on Monday (April 5).

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

HPD Homicide Division Detectives W. Huff and J. Nguyen reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a meet the firefighter call at the above address.  Upon arrival, they were directed to where the victim was found lying in a ditch along the side of the road.  He had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

There is no known motive or suspect(s) at this time.

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.

KJS/JFC  4-6-21
Inc. #044729821