|Date of Occurance:||4/26/2015 12:30:00 AM|
|Type of Case:||Murder|
|Location:||21101 Kingsland Blvd.|
|Complainant:||Christian Burke, W/M, 20 yoa|
|Notification of Next of Kin:||Yes|
|Date and Time:||4/27/2015 9:09:00 AM|
|Approved for Release:||R. Spurgeon|
|Details||On Sunday, 4/26/2015 at approximately 12:30am, two masked men armed with handguns entered an apartment at 21101 Kingsland Blvd. The suspects ordered occupants to the floor at gunpoint, at which time two of the men, began to fight the suspects for their guns. The suspects discharged their weapons during the struggle, shooting Christian Burke (20) and Brandon Fries (21). After the shooting the suspects fled from the apartment in an unknown direction. Both Burke and Fries were transported to Hermann Memorial Hospital in Katy for their injuries. Fries was wounded and will survive his injuries. However, Burke was pronounced dead on arrival.
This case is being investigated by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit. Anyone with information concerning this murder is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (713) 274-9100 or call Crime Stoppers at (713) 222-TIPS (8477).