The Houston Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 9400 Cullen Boulevard about 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday (July 9).
The victim, Durell Taylor, 30, was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Officers M. Arrington and C. Sharp reported:
Mr. Taylor was at the fuel pumps of a gas station at the above address when an unknown male suspect armed a rifle ran up to him. When Taylor ran into the street to get away from the suspect, he was struck by a vehicle. The suspect then stood over Taylor and fired several shots at him.
The suspect is described only as a thin black male, about 5 feet 7 inches tall, 130 pounds with a mustache. He fled in a 2006 gold, four-door Chevrolet Impala.
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.